News From Terre Haute, Indiana

March 29, 2013

Everett L. Hammond

The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Everett L. Hammond, 83, of Terre Haute died Thursday morning, March 28, 2013 in Union Hospital. He was an electrician with IBEW Local #725. He was born March 27, 1930 in Lewis, Indiana, to Paul E. Hammond and Bonnie J. Goodman Hammond.

Survivors include his loving wife of 61 years, Carolyn L. Phillips Hammond; two granddaughters, Jennifer Alexander and Julie Carter; five great-grandchildren; a sister, Ruth Elaine Berry and her husband, Buck; his aunt, Mary Ruth McKenzie; and two sisters-in-law, Patricia Fulmer and her husband, Max, and Wilma Lee Chovanec.  He was preceded in death by his parents; and a daughter, Susan Hammond.

Everett served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War, attended Eighth Avenue Baptist Church, and was a member of Lawton Byrum Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #972.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 1, 2013 in Callahan & Hughes Funeral Home, 605 South 25th Street, with Pastor Dick Smith officiating.  Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery in Farmersburg. Visitation is scheduled prior to services on Monday from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Funeral information is also available at: