Jessia Lee HAMMOND

News Death Notice

HAMMOND, Jessia Lee Age 72 of Hanover Township, passed away on Monday, February 24, 2014 at Hospice of Hamilton. She was born on June 12, 1941 in Barbourville, KY, the daughter of the late Edward and Syrena (Higgins) Richardson. Jessia attended Barbourville High School in KY. On August 14, 2004 in Lawrenceburg, IN she married her husband, Gerald "Jerry" O. Hammond. Jessia is survived by her husband; daughters, Shelly (Lee) Hurt and Shirley (Rick) Retherford; 1 stepson; 2 stepdaughters; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; brothers, James Richardson and David (Dede) Richardson; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Ronald Richardson. Funeral Services will be held at 12noon on Friday, February 28, 2014 at Webb Noonan Kidd Funeral Home, Ross Avenue at South "D" Street, Hamilton with Chaplain Larry Taylor officiating. Interment will follow in Millville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 10am until 12noon at the funeral home. Condolences may be left for the family at

Funeral Home

Webb Noonan Kidd Funeral Home
240 Ross Ave Hamilton, OH 45013
(513) 894-9919

Published in Journal-News on Feb. 26, 2014