(ROANOKE) The funeral for Felecia Joy Hammond, 57, of Roanoke will be Saturday, March 13, 2021, at noon at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Ed Halsey officiating. Burial will follow at Big Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home starting at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday before services begin.

Mrs. Hammond passed away Wednesday, March 10, at WellStar West Georgia Hospice.

A Randolph County native, Mrs. Hammond was born June 24, 1963, the daughter of Lanford Doail and Bobbie N. Moore Wilson. She was Baptist by faith and worked as a registered nurse for WellStar West Georgia Hospital in LaGrange.

Survivors include her husband, Barry Kent Hammond of Roanoke; son, James Malachi Hammond of Roanoke; mother, Bobbie Nell Wilson; three sisters, Patricia Wilson Gatlin (Steve) of Mobile, Benita Cash (Bruce) of Fruithurst and Jennifer Hunt of Heflin; brother, Michael Dale Wilson of Muscadine; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Mrs. Hammond was preceded in death by her father.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests for donations for a scholarship fund be sent to Kent Hammond at 10171 County Rd. 87, Roanoke, AL 36274. Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.