Nelsen Funeral Home & Crematory

4650 South Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA


Harold O. Hammonds

January 3, 1970January 11, 2020

Harold O. Hammonds, 50, of Quinton went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 11, 2020. He was formerly an employee of the Food Lion in Quinton. Harold was known as a man with a big heart and was a friend to all he met. He was preceded in death by his father, Glen L. Hammonds and is survived by his mother, Edna Ann Hammonds; siblings, Glenn O. Hammonds (Gisele), Brenda Taylor (William), Alvin H. Hammonds (Roxanne), Thomas Hammonds, William L. Hammonds, Francis Hammonds and Robert L. Hammonds (Tera); numerous nieces and nephews; and many friends including a special friend, Henry. A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, VA 23231. Online condolences may be made at www.nelsenrichmond.com.


25 January

Memorial Service

2:00 pm

Nelsen Funeral Home

Richmond, Virginia


Harold O. Hammonds

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Peggy Howard

January 18, 2020

I remember Harold from shopping at Foodlion in Quinton & at the Fruit & Vegetable stand across the road he would be there talking to a friend that was tending the stand he was so nice to everyone no matter if he knew you or not he will truly be missed his warm and bright face will surly be missed we need more people in the world today like Harold he was one of the reasons my Husband & I moved to this area because of the wonderful kind People of Quinton and Harold was like a Beacon in the dark to this community and will be in our Hearts forever I will Prey for the Loved ones may the Lord ease your pain & loss

Vickie Roots

January 18, 2020

I am so sorry to hear of Harold's death. He was one of the sweetest and nicest men I have ever met.Everytime I went to the Food lion we always spoke and he would help me find whatever I was looking for.HE was one of their best employees to me.May God wrap you in his arms to comfort you at this very hard time.Losing one of your children is the hardest loss you will ever encounter.

Becky West

January 17, 2020

John & I will always cherish Harold's friendship and his always positive attitude. He was our neighbor, our friend and our cousin. We will miss him deeply. Our prayers and condolences to you and the family.
Becky and John West

John West

January 17, 2020

A great friend, great neighbor awesome cousin, going to the drag races will never be the same without you. Becky and I will miss your friendship , many conversations laughs and just a true friend. We will miss you.

Debbie Fuller

January 17, 2020

Imiss all the jokes and good times we had with Harold and Thomas at moms down by the lake. Those were good times for sure.

Randall Miller

January 16, 2020

Robert,Tera and the Hammonds family, I am deeply sorrowed to hear of your loss. My condolences to everyone.

Jim Davenport

January 15, 2020

Robert & Tera,
My heart is heavy for you & the Hammonds Family. Please know that you & your family are in my Prayers.

Love You Both, Diddy


January 14, 2020

My deepest condolences to Robert (Tera) and the Hammonds family for your loss.

Romans 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.