Nancy J. Hammond, 83, of Cambridge City, passed away on October 7, 2019 at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie, IN after a long battle with cancer.

She was born on August 27, 1936 in Centerville, IN to Ralph and Trecy Jenkins and had lived most of her life in the Wayne County area.

After graduation from Milton High School in 1955 she was employed at Western Wayne School and Ann Ferriell’s Figure Salon in Richmond. She was a life-long member of the Milton United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband of over 62 years Phillip Hammond; daughters Karen (Gregg Allen) Sheen,and Elaine ( A.J.) Gambill; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a sister, Betty and a brother, Don.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Eric and three brothers, David, Robert and Stanley.

Friends may gather at Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel in Cambridge City from 10:00 am until start of services at 1:00 pm on Saturday, October 12, 2019. Rev. Max Milton will be officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery in Cambridge City.

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