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Betty Lou (Frain) Hammac

Born: Mon., Feb. 5, 1951
Died: Tue., Jul. 17, 2012


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Jul. 19, 2012
Location: Hite Funeral Home

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Thu., Jul. 19, 2012
Location: Hite Funeral Home

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BETTY LOU HAMMAC, age 61, of Kendallville died on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

She was born in LaGrange on February 5, 1951 to Morris Frain and Goldie Louise (Adcox) Frain. 

Betty worked for Plastic Matics in Albion for 10 years from 1970 to 1980, Sage in Kendallville from 1980 to 1983, Zanexx in Avilla from 1983 to 1988 and then Provena Sacred Heart Home in Avilla from 2001 until 2009. 

She enjoyed crafts, sewing and she like to bake.  She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. 

Survivors include:

Two sons, Ronnie Maynard of Kendallville and Jamie Maynard of Williamson, West Virginia.
One daughter, Nellie Kirkendall and son-in-law, Randy Kirkendall Jr. of Edon, Ohio.
Six grandchildren, Benjamin Mathews, Renay Mathews, James Mathews, Rayleen Smith, Mystery Patell and Justin Maynard.
Nine great grandchildren.
Three brothers, Michael Frain of Kendallville;  Steve and Donna Frain of Kendallville;  and Morris Frain of Sturgis, Michigan.
Four sisters, Diana and Butch Stewart of Georgetown, Georgia; Delores and Lynn Reece of New Providence, Iowa; Mary Deal of Sturgis, Michigan; and Tammy and Randy Dodson of Albion.
Her boyfriend, Edwin Ackerman of Corunna. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, two daughters; Beatrice Maynard and Jonell Maynard, her first husband; Ray Maynard who passed away July 13, 1993, her second husband; James Hammac who passed away May 31, 2006 and one granddaughter; Kamie Rea Maynard who passed away in 1991. 

Visitation will be Thursday, July 19, 2012 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville.

Funeral services will be Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 11:00 at Hite Funeral Home.

Officiating the funeral service will be Rev. Carter Hicks.

Burial will be at Orange Cemetery in Rome City at a later date.

Preferred memorials may be made to American Cancer Society. 

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Hite Funeral Home, 403 South Main Street, Kendallville, Indiana 46755

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Larry Vanderpool & Family
   Posted Wed July 18, 2012
Very sorry to hear about Betty's passing. Let me know if you need anything.
With Love,
Larry vanderpool

Cheryl Tester (Adcox)
   Posted Thu July 19, 2012
I am greatly saddened by the loss of Betty. She was truly a shining light in a world that can be so dark. She made me laugh. I will miss her.

To her sons and daughter, I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.

To Diane, Delores, Mary, Sonny, Tammy, Mike and Steve. I'm so sorry you have lost your beloved sister. I think about each of you often and wonder how you are?? May God hold you close in this time of grief.

KaY Pauley
   Posted Fri July 20, 2012
To her children I want to let you know I''m so sorry about the lost of your mom she was a great lady she worked in my unit at Sacred H eart H ome. I was the nurse on Bunit just wanted you to know was thinking about you . Was unable to make it to the funeral Home.

Chandra Wilson
   Posted Fri July 20, 2012
To Betty''s family, I am so sorry for your loss. I had the pleasure of working with Betty at Sacred Heart. She was truely a kind hearted person and treated everyone so good. Betty was also a no nonsense hard worker who also took great care of our bird Teddy at the home. I have some great pictures of Betty if someone could contact me I can email them. Betty spoke often of her children and grandchildren, she loved you all so much.

Mary Ellen (Gibson) Rhame
   Posted Tue July 31, 2012
To all of Betty''s children, grandchildren, brothers and sisters I offer my deepest sympathy at the loss of such a wonderful person. I am sorry to hear that she has gone. She was always a bright light and had an ever ready smile.
You are all in my prayers and my wish for you is that God grant you the strength of his comforting arms during your time of need.

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