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Graveside Service

D&A Funeral Services, Inc. Chapel
Saturday January 9th, 2021

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Edward Hamer, Sr.

Edward Hamer, Sr., age 85 of Chadbourn, went to be with his Lord on Friday, January 1, 2021, at his home. He was born on March 6, 1935, in Columbus County to the late Dolroe and Lillian Lewis Hamer.

A graveside service will be conducted at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 9, 2021, at Evergreen Community Cemetery, 1574 Old Hwy 74 Evergreen, North Carolina; Rev. Virgil H. Reaves will officiate.

A walk-through viewing will be held from 2:00-5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 8, 2021, at D&A Funeral Services Chapel, 212 South Wilkes Street, Chadbourn, North Carolina.

Survivors include three daughters Thay Lee Smith and Bonita J. Hamer both of Chadbourn and Greta D. Hamer of Stalbans, New York; one sister Audrey Hamer of Woodlawn, Maryland; two brothers Johnny W. Hamer (Elsie) of New Waverly, Texas and Dolroe Hamer, Jr. of Chadbourn; and one sister-in-law Bettye Hamer.

The family will receive family and friends at the home, please wear facial masks. 

All attendees are asked to please wear facial masks and practice social distancing for viewing and graveside service.

D&A Funeral Services, Inc. of Chadbourn is serving the Hamer family.

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A candle was lit in memory of Edward Hamer, Sr.

Letha Williams Jan 13 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Hamer, Sr.

Barbara Williams Jan 9 2021 12:00 AM

To Greta , Bonita , Uncle Weldon , Aunt Audrey , Uncle Dolroe and the rest of my family ; another branch from this God fearing , strong family has been called home to be with the Lord ! Although we are still processing it all in our hearts and minds ; we know that the God we serve has the Master plan for us all. Keep trusting in the Lord , and lean not to your own understanding , but trust in HIM and HE will direct your path ! God's Magnificent Blessings and Love always !! Love Deacon Daryl and Tracey Hamer

Daryl Hamer Jan 9 2021 12:00 AM

Love you uncle. We will miss you and we thank God for all the precious memories.

Jeff Hamer Jan 9 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Hamer, Sr.

Lizzette Dixon Jan 7 2021 12:00 AM

To Bonita, Dolroe, Audrey and the Hamer family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. We will miss Mr. Hammers friendly and welcoming smile at FMBC. May the peace and love of God give you strength.

Melvin and Mary Speight Jan 5 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Hamer, Sr.


Bonnie Hamer & Fuller Mitchell


Mr Hamer was an awesome man of God.He was well loved and respected by all who knew him.We always enjoyed his singing and playing the piano.He will truly be missed at First Missionary Baptist Church.Bonita,you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Wayne and Clara Dunn Jan 2 2021 12:00 AM

To Bonita, Dolroe, and the Hamer family: I considered Bro. Hamer to be my friend. He was so supportive of me, the bible quiz, and the Woman's World Program. Be blessed and stay strong.

Diane Garner Jan 2 2021 12:00 AM

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