Polly Hammond (Austin)
Polly Ann Hammond, Duffield VA
Polly Ann Hammond, 85 of Duffield, VA went home to be with the Lord on Thursday morning, June 14, 2018 at her residence.
She was born in Scott County Virginia on June 4, 1933 to the late Elmer Lee and Georgia Jones Austin. She is also preceded in death by her husband Lubert Hammond, sons, Eddie Lee and Richard Lynn Hammond; brother, Bobby Austin, and Sons-In-Law, Kenneth Dingus and Samuel Williams.
Polly is survived by her daughters Phyllis Payne and husband Tommy, Blackwater, VA, Teresa France and husband Larry, Gate City, VA; brothers Cecil Austin and Vextel Austin both of Gate City, VA; grandchildren Mark Dingus and wife Britteny, Brian Dingus and wife Kayla, and Kendra Hammond; great-grandchildren, Caleb Dingus, Sarah Dingus, Brandon Dingus, and Isiah Bennett; along with several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at Gate City Funeral Home from 12:00-2:00 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the Gene Falin Memorial Chapel with Rev. Daryle Hurd, Rev. Roger Herron, and Rev. Gary Cavin officiating. Chris Holder & Journey Home will be providing the music.
Burial will immediately follow the funeral service at Holston View Cemetery in Weber City, Virginia. Mark Dingus, Brian Dingus, Larry France, Tommy Payne, Bill Austin, and Greg Austin will serve as pallbearers. Her brothers and nephews will serve as honorary pallbearers.
The family would like to extend special thanks to the following people and organizations for their great care of their mother and grandmother during her illness: Dr. Adkins and Susie at HMG in Weber City; Dr. Byrd and Renee at Pulmonary Associates, all the loving caregivers who cared for Polly from Advanced Home Healthcare; plus her loving personal care givers, Kathy Hass, LaDonna Hammonds, Kelly Faulkner, Betty Ramey, Sandra Boggs, Karen Rollins, and Joyce Blanton.
An online guest register is available for the Hammond family at www.gatecityfunerals.com.
Gate City Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Polly Ann Hammond.