~ February 22, 1946 – March 5, 2009 ~
Carole Jean Hammett-Cook, 63, of Boulder, Colorado, died Thursday, May 5, 2009 after a long battle with Lung Cancer. She was born February 22, 1946 in Kingsburg, California. A personal account of her life and cancer journey may be found here: My story: Quality of Life. Carole is survived by her daughter, Chrissy Hammett; her step-grandchildren, Amanda & James; her mother & stepfather, Verdean & Lawrence Werder; her half-sister, Cathy Hammett Gilbert; her step-brothers, Carl and Paul Werder; four aunts, one uncle, & numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and good friends. Carole chose to donate her body to Science Care for cancer research, no services will be held at her request.
Carole Hammett had been a Giles County Coordinator and a Co-Coordinator of Warren County, TNGenWeb Project. She had been Secretary of USGenNet from year 2000 until she became too ill to serve. Carole was the mover and shaker behind transforming USGenNet into a bona fide 501(c)(3) nonprofit “free access server.”
~ requiescat in pace ~