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Hammers, Kenneth Marcel -

Joelton  - Kenneth Marcel Hammers, age 90, of Tullahoma, Tennessee passed away peacefully at his residence Wednesday, April 27, 2011. He was born December 12, 1920 in Joelton Tennessee, the youngest child of the late James and Anabel Babb Hammers. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, four sisters, and a granddaughter. Survivors include his wife of sixty four years, Thelma Hannah Hammers, three children; Kenneth Alan Hammers and wife Betty, Leslie Hammers Jones and husband Phil, all of Tullahoma, and son Jack D. Hammers and wife Alice of somerville, Tennessee. He is also survived by nine grandchildren, eleven great - grandchildren, and one great - great grandchild. Mr. Hammers was a veteran of World War II, and continued his service with the National Guard for twenty - two years. He worked as assistant manager of production for the Coca-Cola company during the 1950?s and 1960?s. He was the second employee of the newly built Harton Hospital, working as their maintainance engineer until his retirement in 1982. Visitation with the family will be from 11:00a.m until 2:00p.m, Saturday, April 30, at Tullahoma Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2:00p.m. Burial will be at Maplewood Cemetery. Pall Bearers will be Andy Alexander, Craig Alexander, Josh Brown, Mike Craig, Woody Dillehay, and Jason Hammers. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial contributions be made to the Henry Center of First United Methodist Church in Tullahoma. Online condolences may be left for the family at Tullahoma Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Kenneth Hammers.


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