Services for Lottie B. Hammond, 93, of Nampa who died Monday,
Jan. 30, 1989, at home, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday,
Feb. 3, at the Nampa Fellowship Tabernacle Church, 512 Diamond
St. The Rev. Richard Reneau, pastor of the church, will
officiate, assisted by the Rev. Victor Maier of Nampa.
Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Services are under the direction of Alsip Funeral Chapel,
Mrs. Hammond was born Feb. 18, 1895, at Sibley, Mo., where
she was reared and educated. She married Lester Gray in 1916
at Pueblo, Colo. where they made their home. While In Pueblo,
Lottie worked as a nurse in the hospital. They later moved to
San Diego and then to Salinas, Calif. Lester died in 1930.
She married the Rev. Robert G. Hammond in Santa Cruz,
Calif., in 1935. He was an evangelist and they traveled
extensively. In 1943 they moved to Caldwell, where they
pastored the Caldwell First Full Gospel Church for several
(sic) years. They later went back into evangelism. They
retired in 1962 and moved to Nampa. The Rev. Hammond died in
1967 and she had resided in Nampa since.
Lottie was a member of the Nampa Fellowship Tabernacle
Church and the Nampa V.F.W. Post No. 3465 Auxiliary.
She is survived by a daughter, Earlene Essax, Nampa; four
sons, the Rev. Morse E. Hammond, Oakland, Calif., the Rev.
Tracy Otis Hammond, Angola, Ind., Louis Walter Hammond, San
Lorenzo, Calif., and Alfred G. Larson, Boise; 30
grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren,
great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Lottie was preceded in death by two sons, two brothers and
Friends may call until 9 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to 9
p.m. Thursday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel.