Effie Marie (Reddick) Hammock

February 22, 1954 ~ July 28, 2022 (age 68)


Mrs. Effie Marie Hammock "Arie", 68, of Swainsboro passed away Thursday, July 28, 2022, at Community Hospice in Vidalia following an extended illness.


Mrs. Hammock was born February 22, 1954, in Sardis to William Alvin Reddick and Minnie Jordan Reddick. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Johnny M. Brown; second husband, John Hammock; brothers, William Joseph Reddick, Sydney Lanier Reddick; special nephews, Lil’ Chuck Dixon, Jr., Harmon “Artie” Williams. Mrs. Hammock loved to cook and shop for kitchen gadgets. For many years, she decorated cakes. Mrs. Hammock was very loved by her family and friends. She was the most loving and caring person that you would ever meet, and she served as a caretaker for several loved ones. Mrs. Hammock was an active member of Perfected Love Holiness Church and loved her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, who she served faithfully. We wish you all could have known her.


She is survived by her daughter, Joyce Lockwood (Pratt) of Hagan; grandson, Jonathan Lockwood; sisters, Rita Posey of Waynesboro, Betty Alexander of Huntersville, NC; special niece, Lisa O. Morris (Frankie) of Waynesboro; several other family members and many friends.


Funeral Services will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, July 30, 2022, in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Pastor Dean Martin officiating.


Interment will follow in Brewton Cemetery in Hagan.


The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Chapman Funeral Home.


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Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Effie Marie Hammock "Arie", 68, of Swainsboro.

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July 30, 2022

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Chapman Funeral Home GA
427 North Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401

Funeral Service
July 30, 2022

3:00 PM
Chapman Funeral Home GA
427 North Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401

July 30, 2022

4:00 PM
Brewton Cemetery
6901 US-280
Claxton, GA 30417

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