Rev. Hayes K. ‘Jack’ LemmondPublished 11:48am Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Sept. 8, 2012
Funeral for the Rev. Hayes K. “Jack” Lemmond, 82, of Hartselle was Mon., Sept. 10, at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church with Dr. Mike Shaw, Dr. Jeff Redmond and the Rev. Jerry DeBell officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing.
Burial was in Hartselle Memory Gardens.
Rev. Lemmond died Sat., Sept. 8, 2012, at his residence. He was born May 20, 1930, in Morgan County to William Taylor Lemmond and Lois Exa Allen Lemmond. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Hartselle, and served as pastor of churches in Louisiana and Alabama and minister of music and pastor at Pinedale Baptist Church in Montgomery for 20 years. He was a graduate of New Orleans Baptist Cemetery and the composer of numerous choral pieces throughout his career. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Phillip N. Lemmond; and two brothers, B.E. Lemmond and Harold T. Lemmond.
He is survived by his wife, Ethel Lemmond of Hartselle; a son, H. Kristopher Lemmond and wife Nancy of Hayden; a daughter, Julie L. Saint and husband Curtis of Trinity; a brother, Bud Lemmond of Florence; three sisters, June Driver of Decatur and Ann Bowling and Clara Swader-Neely, both of Somerville; and seven grandchildren, Morgan Schultz and husband Dan, Graham Lemmond and wife Andrea, Jordan Lemmond, Sara Shaffer and husband Eric, Carley Williams, Jennifer Rains and husband Justin and Kelly Lemmond; and two great-grandchildren, Braxton Thomas and Georgia Cate Schultz .
Pallbearers were Graham Lemmond, Jordan Lemmond, Dan Schultz, Justin Rains, Buz Groover, Jim Hampton, Bill Kelly and Mert Lemmond.
Honorary pallbearers were Mack Lovelady, Billy Mims, Mickey Godwin, Dennis Long, Jim Mansel, Ron Cole, Gray Strickland, Harvey Bow-ling, Lonnie Lemmond, Charles Swader and Jeff Lemmond.