Arnold Francis Hemmons age 77 was the 8th child born to the union of Lottie Mae Green and Carey Hemmons. He was born on Friday, December 28, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois. He was an electrician for 30 plus years for Local 697. In his free time Arnold love spending time with his family and working in his backyard. He is preceded in death by his parents, Carey and Lottie Mae Hemmons, sisters Geraldine Martin, Lorraine Tucker, Betty Boyd, Delores Riley, brothers Lawrence and Alfred Hemmons. He leaves to cherish his fond memories children Arnold Hemmon Jr., Arthur Hemmons and P.K. Hemmons; grandchildren Jairhad (Andrea) Hemmons, Andrew Hemmons, Jourey Hemmons, Tyler Hemmons, Rona Hemmons, and Arginae Hemmons; sisters Marilyn Williams and Yvonne Hemmons, brothers Lionel, Maurice, and Carey Hemmons, mother of his children Gloria Hardy and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Visitation Saturday October 14, 2017 from 9-11a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all Service at Guy & Allen Funeral Directors Inc. 2959 West 11th Avenue Gary, Indiana.
Published in Post-Tribune on Oct. 13, 2017.