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Nelma Hammons


09/09/1928 - 10/08/2014 Obituary
Nelma Hammons Obituary
Graveside Service will be Tuesday October 14, at 11:30 a.m., at Hillcrest Memorial Park, 9101 Kern Canyon Rd, Bakersfield, Ca. Born in Holdenville, OK, she came to California in 1948, living in Shafter & Bakersfield. Worked for Kress's and retired from J.C. Penney's in 1993. She was a beautiful seamstress and great baker. Baptized and was a member of Olive Drive Church, she belonged to the Order of Eastern Star, Wasco Chaper #489, LaRosa Chapter #146, & Oildale Chapter #559 for many years.
Survived by Daughters, Diane Painter (Leroy), & Mary Kay Fuhlrodt (Frank), several grandkids, great & great-great grandkids, Sister Jean Welch, Owasso, OK, Brother-in-law, Glenn Paslay, Holdenville, OK., & many nephews & nieces. Preceded in death are parents John D. & Mary L. Kibby, Brothers Bill, Lenard, John Jr., Roy, and Frank Kibby. Sisters Marie "Jill" Price, Cora Fisher, Thelma "Sis" Brooks, & Mary Paslay.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Disease Assoc. of Bakersfield, 5500 Olive Dr., Bldg 1, Bakersfield, Ca 93308.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Oct. 13, 2014
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