Hammons, Jerry Linn
divorced husband of Ellie L(McGuffey)Fulton
Burial Date: 2017, 10/26 Age: 75 Lot 982 B
STERLING – Jerry L. Hammons, 75, died Oct. 20, 2017, in Carmel, Indiana.
He was born March 9, 1942, in Lyons, Kansas, the son of Gene and Gladys Brose Hammons. A longtime resident of the Indianapolis area, he was a retired accountant for the U.S. government and was a retired Lt. Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves.
Jerry attended the United Presbyterian Church, Sterling; was a Sterling High School, University of Kansas and Kansas St. graduate; and was a U.S. Army veteran serving in the Vietnam War.
On Sept. 25, 1999, he married Ellie McGuffey. Other survivors include two step-sons, Joe Fulton and Steven Fulton; sister, Jalene McFadden; two aunts; three grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by a sister, Joanne Price.
Graveside services with military honors will be 2 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at the Sterling Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in care of Livingston Funeral Home, Kingman, KS.