Margaret B. Hammond
LUMBERTON — Margaret Brewer Hammond, 72, of 2535 Shannon Road, departed this life on July 24, 2014, at UNC Memorial Hospitals in Chapel Hill.
The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at Saddletree Church of God, Bishop Kenneth Locklear and the Rev. Donald Chavis officiating. Burial will follow in the Eddie Lee Hammonds Family Cemetery on Shannon Road.
Mrs. Hammond was born in Cumberland County on July 12, 1942, a daughter of the late Rose Anna Sanderson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Lee Hammond; a daughter, Janice H. Locklear; a great-granddaughter, Megan Marie McMillan; two brothers, Lester Sanderson and Ricky Sanderson; and a sister, Carol S. Carter.
Mrs. Hammond is survived by her children, Eddie Lee Hammonds Jr., Phillip Hammonds, Teresa Gail Locklear, Jamie Hammonds and Steven Hammonds; four brothers, Leon Sanderson, Jerry Sanderson, Vincent Ray Sanderson, and Linnie Sanderson; two sisters; Jan Sanderson, and Wanda Sanderson; 16 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and three great- great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Revels Funeral Home Lumberton, and other times at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Hammonds, 596 Henry Lee Hammond Road, Lumberton.
Online condolences may be made at www.revelsfh.com.