“I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth.” (Psalm 121:1-2)
The Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service join with the Hammond and Shepherd Families to announce the passing of Mrs. Regina Diane Shepherd Hammond, of Hopkins, South Carolina. She was lovingly known by her family members and friends as “Regina.”
Mrs. Hammond, 54, transitioned from labor to reward on Monday, February 24, 2020 at the Prisma Health Baptist Hospital in Columbia, South Carolina.
She was born in the Commonwealth of Virginia, Petersburg, Virginia on December 4, 1965 to Mrs. Roberta Shepherd and Mr. Sam Frink.
Regina received her education in the Commonwealth of Virginia Public School System. She graduated from Petersburg High School in the Class of 1984.
During Mrs. Hammond’s working years, she served as a dedicated Technician for the WalMart Corporation for many years. She worked in several states including Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.
Mrs. Hammond was preceded in death by her brother, Mr. Michael Shepherd; her Maternal Grandparents, Mr. Charlie Shepherd and Mrs. Carrie Shepherd; her Paternal Grandparents, Mr. Sam Frink and Mrs. Ophelia Frink.
A celebration of life service will be held on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. in the Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 209 Carey Street, La Grange, North Carolina. Rev. Dr. Michael A. Johnson, Pastor will officiate.
A public viewing will be conducted on Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina 28551.
Interment will follow the celebration of life service on Sunday, March 1, 2020, in the La Grange Cemetery, 295 West James Street, La Grange, North Carolina 28551.
Mrs. Regina leaves to cherish her loving and precious memories to her husband, Master Sergeant Troy Hammond; her five daughters, Carrie Creighton Hammond, Mon’e Creighton Hammond and Ashley Lewis, all of Columbia, South Carolina, Tori Hammond of Davie, Florida and Jasmine Stewart of Rock Hill, South Carolina; her six grandchildren; her loving mother, Mrs. Roberta Shepherd of La Grange, North Carolina and her father, Mr. Sam Frink of Conway, South Carolina; a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
On Sunday, March 1, 2020, the family members and friends will assemble at the residence of Mrs. Roberta Shepherd, 303 Herring Road, La Grange, North Carolina at 12:00 p.m. in preparation for the funeral procession.
Floral arrangements may be delivered to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina beginning on Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Cards, Love-Grams and Condolences may be faxed to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 252-566-5604 or posted on line at www.lagrangefuneralservice.com
Arrangements entrusted to: Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service in La Grange, North Carolina.
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