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Henry Hammons
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 • Posted January 2, 2013

Henry Hammons, 70, of Buchanan Dam passed away peacefully on December 12, 2012. He was born to Ernest Herman and Jean {Harrell}Hammons in Torrance, California on October 4, 1942.

Henry was active in functions in Llano County. He was a star running back at Llano High school holding two records. He graduated from Louisiana Tech with a BA degree. He opened Big John’s BBQ in 1977. He was an animal lover who enjoyed rodeos, all sports, especially hunting, fishing, and served the best BBQ around.

He is survived by his daughter Marcy Hammons Tanner, son and daughter-in-law, Marcus and Valerie Hammons; grandchildren Adam, Ryan, Mason, Braden, Tristan, Melanie, Seth, Claire and Grace; and sister, Kathy Wolfe.

Memorial Services will be held on December 29, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Big John’s at the intersection of 1431 and 29, Buchanan Dam, Texas. An online Guest Register may be signed at

Cremation arrangements made by Putnam Funeral Home 145 Texas Avenue, Kingsland, Texas 78639 [325]388-0008

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