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Celebrating the life of
Paul G. Hammock, Sr.
January 15, 1933 - September 04, 2018
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
912-898-0900
  • Visitation
  • 5:00pm to 7:00pm - Friday, September 28, 2018
  • Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
  • 4605 Hwy 80 East (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31410

  • 912-898-0900
  • Celebration of Life
  • 11:00am - Saturday, September 29, 2018
  • Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
  • 4605 Hwy 80 East (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31410

  • 912-898-0900
  • Burial
  • - Saturday, September 29, 2018
  • Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
  • 315 Greenwich Road (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31404

  • 912-651-6843

Please know that we will keep your family in our prayers during this difficult time. Paul will definitely be missed.

Tim & Robin Evans, Savannah, Ga

My condolences to the Hammock family. Please hold onto your fond memories of Paul, and remember God's promises to "swallow up death forever" and "wipe away the tears from all faces."

BRB, , Ga

My condolences to this family I am sorry for your loss losing someone you love is never easy, our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again please read John 5: 28,29 this scripture will give the family hope and strength, again I am sorry for your loss. To learn more this promise please go to JW.org

Cooper, Savannah, Ga

I’m so sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May the God of All comfort give you a measure of comfort through the many prayers in your behalf (2Corinthians 1: 3, 4; Revelation 21: 3, 4).

F. F. , ,

My condolences to family and friends. Acts 24:15 says “There will be a resurrection.” This promise from God will be fulfilled in the near future. Then we can be reunited with our loved ones.

D K, ,

I’m so sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May the God of All comfort give you a measure of comfort through the many prayers in your behalf (2Corinthians 1: 3, 4; Revelation 21: 3, 4).

F. F. , ,

Sorry for your loss. Please find some comfort in Jesus words at John 5:28,29 where it says “Do not be amazed, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.”

D K, ,

Alan and Pam - My thoughts and prayers are with at this time.

Jay Haynes, Savannah, GA

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 where Jehovah God promises to do away with death forever. We look forward to this beautiful hope. For more information please visit jw.org.

Niecy, ,

Paul G. Hammock, Sr. 85, a native of Manassas, GA, resident of Savannah, and former resident of Prattville, AL, passed away September 4, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde O. and Clyde C. Hammock, Sr.; wife of 64 years, Mary G. (Sally) Hammock; son, Gary A. Hammock; sister and brother-in-law, Eileen H. and Tony Carellas; and brother, Clyde C. Hammock, Jr.

He leaves behind his daughter, Nancy H. Goodson (Perry), Rockford, AL; sons, Paul G. Hammock, Jr. (Penny), Wilmington Island, and Alan L. Hammock (Pam), Savannah; 12 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.

Paul graduated from Savannah High School in 1950, where he was a member of the ROTC, and achieved the rank of Battalion Commander. He played baseball on the American Legion Post 36 team, which won the State Championship in 1950. In 1951, he went to work for Union Camp Corporation and retired after 47 years of service. He worked at the Savannah and Prattville, AL mills, primarily in the fields of Safety and Industrial Hygiene. He helped develop the OSHA guidelines for paper mills, and started the Safety Training Institute to ensure employee compliance. This required traveling to Union Camp plants, in the States as well as abroad, including Australia and England. Paul received a Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions to the company, as well as the Riley Morrison Award for professional excellence, leadership and innovation in the field of Safety Training. He made many lifetime friends while at Union Camp. Paul was an avid hunter and fisherman, and after retirement, enjoyed helping out at Joey’s Bait House at Hogan’s Marina on Wilmington Island. Paul served 13 years in the 5th Rifle Co., U.S. Marine Reserves, and 3 years in the Army Reserves, Company B., 13th Special Forces Group (Green Berets), earning his paratrooper wings. He was also a member of the Freemasons, Solomon’s Lodge No. 1.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to Dreamers Howell and her team of ladies of Howell Home Care for the loving care and kindness shown to our father during this difficult time.

Honorary pallbearers will be Danny Goette, Myles Knight, Bubba Rountree, Mark Immel, George Rentiers, and Joey Rentiers.

Visitation will be September 28, 2018, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Islands Chapel of Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors.

A Celebration of Life Service wild be held September 29, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Islands Chapel of Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the charity of your choice.

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Please know that we will keep your family in our prayers during this difficult time. Paul will definitely be missed.

Tim & Robin Evans, Savannah, Ga

My condolences to the Hammock family. Please hold onto your fond memories of Paul, and remember God's promises to "swallow up death forever" and "wipe away the tears from all faces."

BRB, , Ga

My condolences to this family I am sorry for your loss losing someone you love is never easy, our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again please read John 5: 28,29 this scripture will give the family hope and strength, again I am sorry for your loss. To learn more this promise please go to JW.org

Cooper, Savannah, Ga

I’m so sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May the God of All comfort give you a measure of comfort through the many prayers in your behalf (2Corinthians 1: 3, 4; Revelation 21: 3, 4).

F. F. , ,

My condolences to family and friends. Acts 24:15 says “There will be a resurrection.” This promise from God will be fulfilled in the near future. Then we can be reunited with our loved ones.

D K, ,

I’m so sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May the God of All comfort give you a measure of comfort through the many prayers in your behalf (2Corinthians 1: 3, 4; Revelation 21: 3, 4).

F. F. , ,

Sorry for your loss. Please find some comfort in Jesus words at John 5:28,29 where it says “Do not be amazed, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.”

D K, ,

Alan and Pam - My thoughts and prayers are with at this time.

Jay Haynes, Savannah, GA

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 where Jehovah God promises to do away with death forever. We look forward to this beautiful hope. For more information please visit jw.org.

Niecy, ,


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