Cyndi (Cynthia) A. Hammond, 64, of Florence, passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2012.
Cyndi was preceded in death by her father, William Lewis Yuille Jr.
She is survived by her husband, Harold E. Hammond Jr.; mother, Jean M. Yuille; brother, William Lewis Yuille III (Vicki); sister-in-law, Brenda Hammond McLain (Ken); nephews, William Lewis Yuille IV (Angela), and William Todd Yuille (Elizabeth); niece, Kendra Susan McLain; and great-nephews, Walker Yuille, Nolan Yuille, and William Yuille.
Cyndi was a member of Northwood United Methodist Church, and in her later years attended Woodmont Baptist Church. She was a member of Community Bible Study.
Cyndi retired from Reynolds after 30 years. Throughout those years, she loved the company and the people she worked with and helped. She began in the Alloys Traffic Department, later moved to the Reduction Plant Maintenance Department as secretary, then as administrator in Human Resources and Insurance Benefits. Upon the Reduction Plant closure, she moved to the Reynolds Research Labs. As human resources and insurance administrator there, she helped close the last local Reynolds facility. Cyndi was also a member of the local chapter of the Professional Secretaries International.
She loved and avidly supported UNA baseball for many years. She also followed every Alabama baseball game, attending several SEC tournaments in Hoover. Her all-time favorite trip was attending the 1996 College World Series in Omaha, Neb.
Cyndi and Harold enjoyed all the friendships and activities involved with the Muscle Shoals Area Street Rods. Any time they got their old car out, Cyndi was ready to go!
She loved animals, and was devoted to her cat, Rudy.
Visitation will be today, Oct. 28, 2012, from 4-6 p.m. at Greenview Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at 1 p.m. in Greenview Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in Greenview Memorial Park.
Pallbearers include Lacy Herrin, Bill Brown, Terry Helton, Bobby Moore, Terry Kennamore, Marcus Hines, Ike Johnson, Mike Lane, Millard Bruce and Freddy McCluskey.
Honorary pallbearers: Neal Bishop, and all members of the Muscle Shoals Area Street Rod Club.
The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. John Young and his nurses, Kim and Bridget; Dr. Edsel P. Holden II; and Dr. Robert J. Webb. Special thanks also to home healthcare nurse Courtney Lewis Seal.
Memorials may be made to the Humane Society, Salvation Army, Woodmont Baptist Church, or
An online guestbook may be viewed and signed at greenviewmemorial.com.
Arrangements by Greenview Funeral Home.