Patsy Hamm

Patsy Mitchell Hamm, 82, of Prosperity, widow of Jeff A. “Bud” Hamm, Jr., died Friday, June 24, 2011, at Springfield Place.

Born on November 6, 1928, in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late Morris and Inez Lewis Mitchell. Mrs. Hamm was retired from Whitten Center and later worked for the Newberry County Council on Aging. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church where she was a member and former teacher of the Grace Sease Sunday School Class.

She is survived by a son, Jeff A. (Josie) Hamm III of Yorktown, VA; a daughter, Allyson Lea (Richard) Attaway of Newberry; grandchildren, Jessica Hamm, Jennifer Hamm, Julianne Hamm and Richard “Trey” Attaway III. Mrs. Hamm was predeceased by sisters, Elizabeth Thompson, Margaret Cousins, Nellie Hite, Dorothy Kirby, Marylee Brown and Peggy Fleming and brothers, Edward Mitchell, James Mitchell and Phillip Mitchell.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, June 26, 2011, at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home by the Rev. Eric Fink. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, PO Box 188, Prosperity, SC 29127 or to the Newberry Council on Aging, 1800 Hunt Street, Newberry, SC 29108

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#7 Missy Frankin 2011-06-30 12:37
Jeff, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. She was always a dear lady!!! Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers
#6 The Sears Family 2011-06-27 20:52
Perhaps they are not stars in the sky, but rather openings where our loved ones shine down to let us know they are happy.
- Eskimo Proverb

With deepest sympathy on the passing of your beloved mother and grandmother.
The Sears Family
#5 Cecil & Leigh Ringer 2011-06-27 11:03
Lea and family -- We are so sorry to learn of the passing of your mother. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this time. May God bless!
Cecil and Leigh Ringer
#4 Lynn Stockman 2011-06-25 10:47
Mrs. Pat was a very dear lady. I enjoyed working with her for many years. She always was smiling.

Lynn Stockman
#3 Allene Dawkins 2011-06-24 20:10
We are so sorry to hear about Patsy. She was a sweet & dear lady! Our sympathy to all the family! Allene & James Dawkins
#2 Lynn Wessinger 2011-06-24 14:51
Ms. Patsy was a sweet lady and I know she will be missed. You are in our prayers during this difficult time.
Lynn and Larry Wessinger
#1 Sheriff Lee Foster 2011-06-24 09:47
Our family expresses sympathy on the passing of Ms. Hamm. She is now at rest and in Peace. Please accept our deepest sympathy on your loss. Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia

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