NEWPORT NEWS - Thelma R. Hamm, 83, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012.
She was a native of Fitzgerald, Ga., and resident of the Peninsula for most of her life. Ms. Hamm was also a member of the Lupus Association.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Freddie A. Hamm Sr.
Survivors include one daughter, Dorinda Woodcock of Gloucester; one son, Freddie A. Hamm Jr., of Virginia Beach; one sister, Willester R. Guirado of Fitzgerald, Ga.; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family would like to give a special thank you to Meals On Wheels for their dedication to Ms. Hamm.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, at Peninsula Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at Peninsula Memorial Park with the Rev. Bobby Collins officiating.
Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.