Mary Hammock Laxton, 68, of Oneida, passed away May 18, 2014, at UT Medical Center in Knoxville.

Born in Oneida, February 15, 1946, she was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Emily West Hammock; husband, Anos Dexter Laxton; granddaughter, Melanie Sexton; brothers and sisters: Claude and Daniel Hammock, Rachel Hammock, and Janice Jeffers; nephew, Gary Phillips; and in-laws: James Jeffers, Clemment Laxton, Bernice Strunk, Fushia Chambers, Arie Moffett, and Shawn Oliver.

She is survived by her children: Billy (Cathy) Hammock of Huntsville, and Rinda (David) Caddell, and Lela Oliver, all of Helenwood; step-children: Junior (Lisa) Laxton of LaFollette, and Joyce (Mark) Smith of Winfield; eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, brothers: Hervey (Marsha) Hammock, Moses (Rose) Hammock, Willie (Bertha) Hammock, and Daniel Hammock, Jr.; sisters: Judy (Donnie) Hembree, Shirley Phillips, and Ruthie (Dean) Carson; and several nieces, nephews, and many other relatives.

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Funeral service was conducted May 20, in the chapel of Four Oaks Funeral Home-Oneida. Interment followed at Sexton Memorial Cemetery.

Arrangements by Four Oaks Funeral Home-Oneida.

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