Vernon Kermit Hammond, age 78 died Sunday, December 2nd at Moundview Memorial Hospital in Friendship.  Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 6th at 12 noon at Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship.  Burial will be in White Creek Cemetery.  Friends may call Thursday, December 6th from 10 a.m. until time of service at noon at the funeral home.