Mrs. Ruth Birmingham Hammond, 90, a lifelong resident of Notasulga, passed away at her daughter's home in Notasulga August 28, 2018. Visitation will be Friday, August 31, 2018, from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Corbitt's Funeral Home in Tuskegee. Graveside services will be Saturday, September 1, 2018, at Bethlehem Cemetery in Notasulga at 10:00 A.M. with Rev. Danny Rodgers and Mike Whitman officiating.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 68 years William Leon Hammond and her daughter-in-law Darrah Hammond. She is survived by her children Sandra H. (Justin) Weldon of Notasulga, Ann H. (Steve) Cooper of Ft. Myers, FL, and Mac (Karen) Hammond of Mt. Dora, FL; her grandchildren Melissa Cooper (Fran) O'Neil of N. Ft. Myers, FL, Christopher Cooper of Ft. Myers, FL, Chris (Kim) Johnson of Reeltown, Jessica Johnson (James) Watkins of Notasulga, Jeremiah (Mandy) Johnson of Notasulga, and Will Hammond of Auburn; her great grandchildren Michael Cazzi, Liliana Watkins, Justice and Liberty Johnson, Myah and Jordyn Johnson, and Abigail O'Neil. Pallbearers will be Chris Johnson, Jr., Jeremiah Johnson, Justin Weldon, James Watkins, Eddie Peek and Michael Cazzi. Honorary pallbearers are Lewis Ledbetter, Eddie Goodson, Ronnie Weldon, and Pansy Holloway.
Mrs. Hammond was employed with City Bank of Tuskegee for over 10 years and retired as a branch manager at Regions in Notasulga. She was a member of the Eastern Star and a lifetime member at Notasulga United Methodist Church. She was a loving caregiver to so very many in her life. She will be missed so much, but the family finds comfort in knowing that she is reunited with the love of her life.