Florence, SC – Charles William Hammond, Jr. passed away on Sunday evening Oct. 1, 2017 at McLeod Hospice House.
A graveside service will be Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Sardis Baptist Church cemetery. The family will speak to those attending after the service.
Charles was born in Florence County, the son of the late Charles W. and Merita Benton Hammond. He was a member Sardis Baptist Church. Charles enjoyed competition in
the special Olympics, winning many medals and awards. He was an avid race car fan and living in the Sardis community, Cale Yarborough was his favorite driver. His hobby was taking pictures. He had a passion for police, fire and EMS vehicles.
Surviving are many cousins and special family friends, Gene and Mona Collins. Charles was preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Belinda Ann Hammond and his
brother, Cary Eli Hammond.
For the care and love shown to Charles, expressions of Thanks are extended to the staff of the Disabilities and Special Needs, the staff of Commander Nursing Home, McLeod
Hospice and the staff of the Intensive Care Unit of McLeod Hospital.
Layton-Anderson Funeral Home, 4210 W. Palmetto Street, Florence is assisting the
family with arrangements.
You are invited to sign the guestbook at www.laytonandersonfh.com
Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery
Monday October 2nd, 2017
3129 Sardis Highway
Timmonsville, SC 29161
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Submitted by Rachel Morton on Nov 4 2017 04:32:51 PM
I worked with Charles when he was in Olanta. He had a sweet spirit and soul. I laughed when I saw about his love for cars. How true!! He got a camera and we had to go outside to take pictures of him behind the wheel. It was a True Blessing just knowing him!! Karen (Connell) Edens
Submitted by Karen (Connell) Edens on Oct 3 2017 02:07:13 PM
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