Linda Bullard Hammond, age 76 of Whispering Pines died Saturday (February 13, 2016) at Manor Care of Pinehurst.

 

Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM Wednesday at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Gregg Newton. Entombment will follow in Pinelawn Memorial Park Mausoleum.

 

A native of Bladen County, she was a daughter of the late Walter Scott and Pauline Hill Bullard. Linda graduated from Bladenboro High School and East Carolina University. She worked as a school teacher in Cumberland, Chowan, and Harnett counties early in life and then in Moore County where she retired.

 

Linda was very talented and enjoyed sewing and playing the piano and organ. She also enjoyed painting, arranging flowers, and making wreaths.

 

She was preceded in death by: two sisters Maxine B. Rozier and Alma B. Thompson Head.

 

She is survived by: her husband of nearly 48 years Charles Hammond; sons Charles Hammond, Jr. and wife Jessica of Charlotte, Walt Hammond and wife Leigh Anne of Summerfield; grandchildren Grace and Amelia Hammond of Summerfield who were the apple of her eye; sisters Adele B. Rozier of Lumberton and Joline B. Kinlaw of Bladenboro.

 

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00-8:00 PM at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage and other times at the home.

 

Memorials may be made to: Baptist Children's Home of NC, P.O. Box 338

Thomasville, NC 27361-0338, or at www.bchfamily.org

 

The family also appreciates care provided by Ann Hunt, Suzanne Horner, and Manor Care of Pinehurst.

 

Online Condolences: PinesFunerals.com

 

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  3. Charles, Charles JR. and Walt( and extended family)

    Please accept our deepest condolences and prayers at this time.

    Eternal be her memory, eternal be her rest.

    Betsy and Mark

  4. Dear Charles and Family, Please accept my condolences and deepest sympathy in the loss of Linda. Please know that you are in my deepest thoughts and prayers as you cope with this loss.

    Your Friend,

    John Richardson

  5. So sorry to hear of the passing of Linda. I always enjoyed talking with her. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time. Memories last forever.

  6. Charles – Elvin and I were so sorry to hear of Linda’s death…She was a wonderful person, such a great teacher and my dear friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Charles Jr., Walt and their families at this time.

  7. CHARLES, CHARLES JR AND WALT…I WILL MISS LINDA, SHE WAS A GOOD FRIEND AND SO CRAFTY.. I ALWAYS ENJOYED SEEING HER CREATIONS. PLEASE REMEMBER, WE WILL MISS HER TOO. ANN AND NEIL

  8. Mr. Hammond and family, I am so very sorry for your loss! Mrs. Hammond was a fine lady whim I remember well from my son being her student st Sandills Farm Life School, as well as from church years ago. She always had a smile on her face when we’d see her

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