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Emogene Horton Hammond

March 2, 1927 ~ December 5, 2017 (age 90)

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Emogene "Mama Hammond" Horton Hammond, 90, widow of Robert N. Hammond, Jr., of Greenville, died Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

Born in Chesterfield, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Lula Munn Horton.

Emogene was a member of Earle Street Baptist Church.

She is survived by three sons, Dr. Lyn Hammond (Arlene), Richard Hammond (Brenda), and Gregory Hammond (Tammy); fifteen grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren; and two sisters, Betty Glasgow and Bonny Andrewson.

In addition to her parents and loving husband, Emogene was preceded in death by a son, Robert Newton Hammond, III; a great grandson, Chad Kenney; and two brothers, Charles and Ramsey Horton.

A visitation will be held Friday, December 8, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. at Earle Street Baptist Church with a funeral service to follow at 12:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. Burial will be held in Greenville Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Earle Street Baptist Church, 225 W. Earle St., Greenville, SC 29609.

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown

Cemetery Details

Greenville Memorial Gardens
7784 Augusta Road
Piedmont, SC, 29673


DEC 8. 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Earle Street Baptist Church

225 W. Earle Street

Greenville, SC, US, 29609

Funeral Service

DEC 8. 12:00 PM

Earle Street Baptist Church

225 W. Earle Street

Greenville, SC, US, 29609

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