Garnet B. Hammack

Garnet B. Hammack, 86, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at Perry County Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Stephensport on Oct. 31, 1927, daughter of the late Minor and Tisha (Sego) Burns.

Also preceding her in death were her sisters, Dorothy Powers and Marie VanConey; and three brothers, Omer Bryant, Sidney Burns and Junior Burns.

She was a 1946 graduate of Cannelton High School. On Feb. 21, 1948, Garnet married Edwin Hammack, who passed away in 1996. Garnet retired from General Electric and enjoyed playing cards, dancing and camping with family and friends.

She is survived by two daughters, Garnetta Hoehn (Pat) of Jeffersonville, Ind., and Lana Feltner (Dan) of Derby, Ind.; sons, Dan Hammack (Kathy) and Mike Hammack (Angela), all of Tell City, Ind., and Jeff Hammack (Rhonda) of Ashburn, Va.; 13 grandchil-dren, Joel and Jeremy Aldridge, Danielle Naviaux, Bryce, Andy and Tyler Hammack, Kayci Macke, Blair and Jill Hammack, Myra Stumler, Jared Feltner, Shane and Brodie Alley; and 22 great-grandchildren.

The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT Saturday, March 22, at Huber Funeral Home Tell City Chapel with the Rev. Lee Brown officiating. Burial follows in Greenwood Cemetery.

Visitation is from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday and continues from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Perry County Memorial Hospital or Perry County Community Foundation.

Funeral Home

Huber Funeral Home
1139 Twelfth Street Tell City, IN 47586
(812) 547-2251
Published in The News-Enterprise on Mar. 21, 2014