Alder Slope, Wallowa County, Oregon
Mrs. N. E. Hammack died Monday, Oct. 1, 1923, at the family home on Alder Slope, after an illness of 15 days, following a stroke of paralysis. Funeral Services were held at the grave in the Enterprise cemetery yesterday.
Mrs. Hammack was born in Morrow county, Kentucky, August 6, 1856. She was married in 1902 to Mr. Hammock, a Baptist minister and they came to Wallowa county the same year.
She is survived by her husband and one brother, Jordan Crawford, who lives in Idaho. She was of olf Kentuckt stock and was skilled in the arts of the pioneer, among which was that of weaving cloth at the family hearth.
She was unselfish and industrious and hospitable and kindly to all who came into her home.
Enterprise Record Chieftain,Thursday, October 4, 1923
Contributed by: Sue Wells and Gary Jaensch