|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1934|
|Death: ||May 2, 2013, USA|
Robert Paul Hammons, Jr, 79 of Gadsden, Ala, was born in Etowah County. He was a member of the class of 1952 of Etowah High School. He joined the U.S. Navy and served with the Naval Aviation Unit during the Korean War. His working career began in the Aerospace industry with Lockheed in Georgia and Martin Marietta with the Titan Missile program in Colorado and California. After many years in the Aerospace Industry, he changed careers and joined the Pillsbury Company, retiring as Regional Sales Manager in 1989 and returned to Gadsden. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Clenzie Hammons; daughter, Pamela Dunn; sisters, Mary Garner, Carolyn Cornutt; and brother, Benny Hammons. He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Juanita; daughter, Debra (Pat) Herrera; son, Robert (Kelly) Hammons; grandson, David M. Yarbrough; granddaughter, Leslie (Adam) Peek; sisters, Elaine (Larry) Cook, Diane Hundley; brother-in-law, Bill Cornutt; nieces and nephews; and special pet, "Little Bit."
The Gadsden Times May 4, 2013
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: dhb
Record added: May 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109952320
Thank you, Mr Hammons, for your service to our country. Rest in Peace.|
Added: May. 3, 2013