Delma “Jean” Hammer

May 30, 1934 – March 26, 2021
BOWIE – Delma “Jean” Hammer, 86, Bowie, TX returned to her Heavenly home on March 26, 2021.
A funeral service took place at 2 p.m. on March 30 at the First Baptist Church of Bowie with Pastor Mike Henson officiating. The burial followed at Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie. The family received friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 29 at the White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.
Jean was born in Haskell on May 30, 1934 to John Dee and Lou Ella (Hanna) Green. On Sept. 4, 1951 she married James Wesley Hammer in Nimrod and together they raised four children. Jean was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Everyone who knew Jean knew two things; she loved her family and she loved the Lord. Jean was a member of the First Baptist Church of Bowie and loved to share the gospel of Jesus with everyone she met. She often shared her favorite scripture, Philippians 4:13, “I can do all things through Christ, who strengthens me.” Jean served the Lord and ministered as a caregiver, working for various nursing facilities in the Texas panhandle before her retirement in 1996 from the Bowie Clinic.
She is preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, two brothers, granddaughter, Brenda Tidwell and great-granddaughter, Laci Tidwell.
Jean is survived by her husband, James Hammer, Bowie; children, Dianna Tidwell, Pampa, Danny Hammer and wife, Judy, Decatur, Jimmy Hammer and wife, Eva, Canadian and Rob Hammer, Bowie; daughter-in-law, Sherry Hammer, Bowie; 13 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Arrangements entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.
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