Mrs. Ophelia Jacobs Hammonds, 64, of 209 Vanborn Drive, Lumberton, was born April 6, 1950 and departed this life on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at Southeastern Regional Medical Center. She is preceded in death by her husband: Mr. Elijah Hammonds and her parents: Mr. Marvin & Mrs. Althea Locklear Jacobs.
The funeral will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs: Jack Murray and James Buddy Bullard officiating. Burial will follow in the Jacobs Family Cemetery.
Mrs. Hammonds is survived by a son: Mr. Darby Lynn Locklear; a daughter: Mrs. Charlene Locklear both of Lumberton; four brothers: Mr. Ben Frank Jacobs of Detroit, MI, Mr. Sanford Jacobs(Polly), Mr. Marvin Jacobs, Jr. and Mr. Truman Jacobs all of Pembroke; a sister: Mrs. Brenda J. Sampson(David) of Lumberton; grandchildren: Sasha Lynn Chriscoe, Ryan Keith Locklear, Steven Dakota Locklear, Edna Latisha Locklear; great-grandchildren: Lataya Lynne Marie Chriscoe, Desmond Barefoot and Alexandra Elijah Locklear and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.