Charles J. “Charlie” Hammons, 85, of Ludlow passed away Friday, March 13, 2020.
Born a son of the late Dewey and Leona (Fightmaster) Hammons, Charlie was a retired Signal Maintainer for CSX and in his retirement, he worked for the Newport Independent School District. He was a 50 plus year member of Colonel Clay Masonic Lodge F & AM # 159 of Covington. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War and he was a longtime member and Deacon of First Baptist Church, Ludlow and then a member of the First Baptist Church, Covington.
He was preceded in death by son, Kelly Hammons in 1979; daughter, Luanne Hammons in 2016; sisters, Helen Troxel and Nancy Rivers; and brothers, Bud Hammons, Leo Hammons, Bill Hammons and Edwin Hammons.
Surviving is his wife of 63 years, Barbara (Crady) Hammons; grandsons, Conley Hammons and Damon Hammons; sister, Martha (Clifford) Daly; brothers, Harold (Faye) Hammons and Harry E. (Loretta) Hammons; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Services are for immediate family only.
Memorials are suggested to Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home to assist the family with Charlie’s final expenses.
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