Name:
Mayrene Grimes Hammond

Date:
June 30th, 1930 - November 14th, 2012

Obituary:
RICHMOND, Ind. – Mayrene Grimes Hammond, age 82, of Richmond, went home to be with her Lord Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at Ambassador Health Care. Born June 30, 1930, in Laurel County, Kentucky, to Hubert and Lucy Robinson, she lived in this area for over 40 years. Mayrene was a member of Full Gospel Chapel. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and a great-great-grandchild. Mayrene loved the Lord and enjoyed going to church. Survivors include her husband, Samuel Hammond, to whom she was married January 1, 1988; sons, Hiram J. (Mary) Grimes, Denver (Diana) Grimes, and Emmanuel (Barbara) Grimes, all of Richmond, Raymond Grimes of Mississippi, and Joel (Rebecca L.) Grimes of Lynn; many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchild; step-children, Jerry Hammond, Linda Hickle, Pam Stonecipher, Tina Traugott, Candy Hammond, and Tammy Hicks; brother, Bobby Robinson of London, Kentucky; nieces; nephews; and many friends. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Alfred J. Grimes who died in 1987; son, Edward Grimes; parents; brothers, J.B. Robinson, Roland Robinson, and Hubert Robinson; and step-son, Samuel Hammond. Visitation for Mayrene Grimes Hammond will be from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 17, 2012, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 17, 2012, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Rev. Matt Smith and Rev. Sam Buckley officiating. Burial will be in Goshen Cemetery. The family wishes to extend special thanks to the staff at Ambassador Health Care, Dr. Garnet, and Dr. DeSantis. Memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association, 50 E. 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46209-4830. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.

Memorials:
Memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association, 50 E. 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46209-4830.

Visitations:
11:00AM to 1:00PM on Saturday, November 17th, 2012 at Doan & Mills Funeral Home (map/driving directions)

Services:
1:00PM at Doan & Mills Funeral Home on Saturday, November 17th, 2012 (map/driving directions)

Cemetery:
Goshen Cemetery
3600 N. State Road 227
Richmond, IN 47374 (map/driving directions)