Hammett, Donald Eugene, resident of Wichita, and former resident of Ponca City, Okla., passed away Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. He was 86. The service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Trout Funeral Home & Crematory, Ponca City, with Rev. Adam Phillips, officiating. Burial will then follow at the Resthaven Memorial Parks, Ponca City. A reception will follow at First Free Will Baptist Church, Ponca City. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Donald Hammett's life. Donations may be made in memory of Donald Hammett to Ponca City Senior Center, Arkansas City Senior Center, and/or Blackwell Senior Center. Arrangements are under the direction of Trout Funeral Home & Crematory. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy of the home; sons, Luther Hammett, Jerry (Carol) Hammett; and daughter, Eva (Tim) Hoover all of Wichita; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Published by Wichita Eagle on Sep. 30, 2014.