Short Illness fatal to Wm. Hammack
William Shelton Hammack, 74, retired teamster and lifelong resident of the Grande Ronde valley, died Tuesday evening after a short illness. Funeral services will be held Thursday in the Daniels Funeral Home, with burial in the Summerville cemetery. Rev. Gene Robinson will officiate. Burial was September 18, 1952
He was born to Ephram and Susanna Prow Hammack July 3, 1878 in the Mt. Glen District.
Survivors are a number of nephews and nieces.
La Grande Evening Observer
September 17, 1952
Contributed by Sue Wells, Elgin, Oregon