James A. Hammond, 86, died Saturday (Oct. 19, 2013). The family will receive friends in the J. Wayne Hamilton Memorial Chapel at Oak Hill Funeral Home on Tuesday from 5 until 7 p.m. The funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. The graveside service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Garden of the Good Shepherd at Oak Hill Memorial Park. Those wishing to attend the service should plan on arriving at the cemetery no later than 10:45 a.m.