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Bisch & Son Funeral Home

505 East Allen, Springfield, IL

OBITUARY

Ruth N. Hammons

July 4, 1932May 11, 2017
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Ruth N. Hammons, 84, of Springfield, passed away on Thursday May 11, 2017 at Pleasant Hill Village in Girard. She was born on July 4, 1932 in Springfield to Herbert and Carrie Cook Holman. Ruth married George D. Hammons Jr., on June 25, 1955 in Springfield and he preceded her in death on May 27, 2007.

Mrs. Hammons is survived by one son Anthony O. (Terri) Hammons, two daughters: Jennifer (Rev. Robert) Timms and Denise A. Hammons all of Springfield, six grandchildren: Anthony Hammons Jr., Akeyla Timms, India Hammons, Robert Timms Jr., Tanesha Stoner and Aiisha Stoner and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sister Mary Richmond.

Ruth was an accounting clerk with the State of Illinois Attorney General’s office for over twenty years retiring in 1981. She enjoyed camping all over the United States and spending time with her family.

A funeral service will be held at 12:30pm on Thursday May 18, 2017 at Bisch and Son Funeral Home, 505 East Allen Street, with Rev. Robert Timms officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery. The family will meet friends from 11:30am until the time of service Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association and please visit the online “Life Remembered Story” at www.bischandsonfuneralhome.com.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, May 18, 2017
  • Funeral Service Thursday, May 18, 2017

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May 30, 2017

Denise & family: we are praying the good Lord comfort sends His Angels of comfort, healing, peace, love & remembrance of the the awesome love & time shared with Mrs. Ruth.
#ABEAUTIFULANGELHASHERWINGS
The Barbees(Springfield, IL)

Constance Smith

May 26, 2017

Thinking of your family's
Tony , Jennifer &Denise
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Aunt Darleen
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Natalie Chambers and Family

May 25, 2017

Tony, Jennifer, Denise & Family,
My condolences to all of you. Aunt Ruthie will be missed be many of us. Keeping you all lifted in Prayer and much love! May God continue to Bless You.

May 22, 2017

May the 'Wings of Love' hold you close with Love and Peace. The smile of my grade school friend has been with me through the years.
With Love. Charlotte Kenniebrew Johnson

Jackie Chambers

May 20, 2017

To Family. Warm thoughts of sympathy are with all of you along with my prayer that God will be close to you in the days ahead. Hold on to the memories we have . Rest In Peace Sis-in-Law.

Kurt Chambers

May 19, 2017

Hey family
My heart is heavy for the lost of my Aunt Ruthie , I will always cherish the fond memories I have growing up around the corner from the house on 16th street . Aunt Ruthie was always so sweet , she will be missed .
I am sorry I missed the funeral service but you all are in my heart and on my mind.
May god help you all through the lost of a love one and mend your hearts with joy of loving memories.
With lots of love
From : Kurt chambers
Charlotte, North Carolina

Annetta Sargent

May 18, 2017

To Denise, Jennifer and Tony so sorry for your lost. May God comfort you during this difficult time.

She'll never be forgotton, but always watching over you each and every day.

Take care of each other.

Annetta-Smith (Sargent)

Bob & Karen Davidson

May 18, 2017

To the Hammons Family - Our sincerest condolences on the loss of your mother. We were privileged to know her and your father over the years through work at the SHA. We always enjoyed their company.

Rev. Clifton & L'Sonya Crawford-Jones & Family

May 18, 2017

To Denise, Jennifer and Tony and families: We extend our condolences and prayers to you during this season. May God's perfect peace comfort you today and always.

Barb Wheatley & Family

May 18, 2017

Deepest Sympathy to you and your Family.

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