Max W. Hammock, 70, of
Parma, died Wednesday, December 18, 1991 at a Caldwell
hospital of natural causes. Funeral services will be
conducted at 2:00 p.m., Monday, December 23, 1991 at the Dakan
Funeral Chapel, Parma. Rev. Kirk Kestler of the Kirkpatrick
Memorial Presbyterian Church, Parma will officiate with
interment following at the Parma Cemetery Parma.
Max was born February 2, 1921 at Parma, Idaho, the son of
Jesse James and Eliza Bonner Hammock. He attended Parma
schools and graduated from Parma High in 1941. He entered the
service during the 1940's and was sent to the Philippine
Islands. He served in the Army for the duration of the war,
and while working for Morrison Knudsen he arrived at Pearl
Harbor shortly after the attack. He was a past commander of
the VFW Post of Parma. He retired from Western Farm Service
of Parma in 1986 where he worked for several years.
Survivors include: a sister, Lenna Mae Hayton of Caldwell;
a brother, William Hammock of Vernon Center, MN.; 2 nephews
Floyd Wayne Lewis of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and James Hammock of
Santa Barbara, CA.; a niece, Betty Morris of Aberdeen, WA.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.