Roy Lee Hamond, 85, passed away on February 12, 2021 at Denver Health of Denver in Denver, Colorado. He was born on June 16, 1935 in Metcalf, Mississippi to Woodrow and Genary Griffin Hammond.
Roy grew up in Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from R. T. Cole in Kansas City, Missouri.
Roy was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado.
Roy married Carrie in Denver Colorado. They were happily married for many years.
Roy worked his entire young and adult life holding various positions including hospital cooperative laundry which he retired from.
Roy enjoyed blues, the great Chuck Berry, working and reading. He loved his family, was charming, hardworking, peaceful, patient and kind.
Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Genary and Woodrow Hammond, Sr.
Roy leaves to cherish his memories: a grandson, Leon Hammond; two granddaughters, LaKesha Pierce and Antoinette Hammond; two sons, Theodore Hammond and Roy Hammond; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Memorial services will be held next Saturday, April 10, 2021, 2:00pm at Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel. Private Disposition. Service conducted by Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be shared on our website. Due to COVID-19, social distancing and face coverings are required.
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