Carol Parrett Hammond, age 80, passed away on Wednesday May, 13, 2020 at ManorCare Health Services in Wilmington, DE after a lengthy illness. She formerly lived in West Chester, PA and Bethany Beach, DE
Born on June 30, 1939 in Wilmington, DE, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Parrett, Sr. and Florence (Veazey) Parrett.
She is survived by her brother Richard Parrett, Sr. and wife Nancy (Bethany Beach, DE); sister in laws Joyce Parrett (Chadds Ford, PA) and Betty Parrett (Chadds Ford, PA); sons David Hammond (Patricia) of Ocean City, MD and Brian Hammond (Rebecca) of Lincoln University, PA; daughter Diane Hammond Watson (Jeff) of San Francisco, CA; thirteen grandchildren Jamie Hammond Testa, Jodi Hammond, Thomas Hammond, Paige Hammond, Nathaniel Hammond, Paul Hammond, Alexander Hammond, Abigail Hammond, Kevin Cloud, David Cloud(Callee), Scott Cloud(Katie), Kiarra Watson, and Kyle Watson; two great grandchildren William and Calhoun Cloud and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Ralph Parrett, Jr. (Kennett Square, PA) and Robert Parrett (Chadds Ford, PA).
Carol graduated from Unionville High School in 1957 and worked for Chester County Emergency Management Services as a Training Coordinator in West Chester, PA from which she retired.
She loved to sew, bake, garden, read, and especially spend time with her grandchildren. She loved taking long walks in Longwood Gardens and spend time at the beach whenever she could. One of her fondest memories was sitting at the bandstand in Bethany Beach.
In accordance with current health directives regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, A Celebration of Life with family will be held at a later date
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association, PO Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011
To view Carol’s online tribute and to share a memory with her family, please visit www.kuzoandfoulkfh.com
Arrangements by the Kuzo Funeral Home, Kennett Square.
The Alzheimer’s Association
Funeral ServiceIn accordance with current health directives regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, A Celebration of Life with family will be held at a later date
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