James (Jim) Gregory Hammond, 49, of St. Louis, Missouri, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2014 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.
He was born to the late Chester Ray Hammond and Mary Evelyn Hammond (Hoop), who survives, on December 9, 1964 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He graduated from Parkway North High School in 1984.
Jim is survived by his daughter Olivia Hammond of Ozark, IL and her mother Linda Egelhoff; two brothers, Tom (Jeanette) Hammond and Dennis (Nancy) Hammond; nieces Amy and Sara; nephews Kevin, Steven, and Justin; and his stepfather, Donald Hoop.
Memorial contributions are welcome and can be mailed to the Gateway Area Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1867 Lackland Hill Parkway, St. Louis, MO 63146.