Henry Lavon Hammond, 59, passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018.
He was born on February 14, 1958. He was a lifelong resident of Cleveland. Lavon was the owner of Country Boy Welding. He enjoyed sports, the outdoors, being at the river and most especially his beloved Georgia Bulldogs. He was a member of Samples Memorial Baptist Church.
Lavon was preceded in death by his parents, HL and Temple Hammond.
He is survived by loving wife of 37 years, Sandy, and his beautiful daughter, Monica of Knoxville; his brother, Lynn (Lisa) of Ooltewah; several nieces, nephews, aunts, and an uncle.
There will be a graveside service on Sunday, Feb. 11, at 3 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to any of the following: Samples Memorial Baptist Church, Living Word Church missions, Grayson Ladder Foundation or The Caring Place.
You are invited to share a personal memory of Lavon or your condolences with his family at his online memorial at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Hammond family with these arrangements.