Edward Lee Hammer, son of Jimmie and Ida Mae (Watt) Hammer was born July 18, 1956 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma and departed this life on December 14, 2014 in Siloam Springs, Arkansas at the age of 58 years, 4 months and 26 days.
Ed worked in construction for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and was always ready for a good laugh.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jimmie and Ida Hammer, one son; Jason Hammer, 2 brothers; Larry and Lonnie Hammer and 1 sister; Wanda Hammer, 1 niece; Cheryle White, 1 great niece; Amanda Ritter.
Ed is survived by a very loving family that includes 3 sons; Jarrett Hammer and wife Amy, of Westville, OK, Levi Hammer and wife Sara of Stilwell, OK, Caleb Hammer of Westville, OK, 1 daughter; Kendal Hembree and husband Josh of Stilwell, OK, 11 grandchildren; Elijah, Jenna, Jaron and Preslee Hammer, Hanna and Alyssa Hammer, Kolbey and Kenzie Hembree, Tyler, Tiara and Brock Hammer, 2 sisters; Shirley Stroud of Windfield, LA, Mary Jane Neale and husband Bedford of Stilwell, OK, 5 brothers; Steve Hammer and wife Melva, John Hammer all of Westville, OK, James Hammer and wife Janet of Greenland, AR, Jim Hammer and wife Brenda of Tahlequah, OK, Terry Hammer and wife Gala of Watts, OK. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends also survive him.
Funeral services at 1 pm on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, OK with Bro. John Hammer and Jeremy Hammer officiating. Interment followed at Old Green Cemetery, Westville, OK.