(WEDOWEE) Charles N. Hammond, 91, of Wedowee passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2021, at his residence.

A Georgia native, Mr. Hammond was born March 31, 1929, the son of Virgil and Opalee Cowen Hammond. He was a member of Ava United Methodist Church and a warehouse supervisor for Associated Grocers. Mr. Hammond was also a member of the Antique Car Auto Club and served as a reserve deputy for Randolph County Sheriff's Department.

Survivors include his son, Darren Hammond (Donna) of Wedowee; three daughters, Pat Hammond of Wedowee, Connie Rabun (Robert) of Warren, Ga., and Sherry Peek (Tim) of Newnan, Ga.; 13 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Jimmie Lee Jackson Hammond; and stepfather, Thomas Perry.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.

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