Linda T. (Champion) Hammitt, 79, of Woodstock AL passed away on Sept. 17, 2022 with her family by her side. She was born on January 16, 1943 to Dorothy Alice Elam Thompson and John "Jim" David Thompson. Linda was a member of First Baptist Church of Woodstock where she served faithfully for over 47 years. She graduated from Bibb County high school and earned a Nursing degree from the University of Alabama. She was one of the first 3 Nurse Practitioners in the State of Alabama. In the '70s, she was Head of Nursing at Bibb Medical Center. Following that, she served as Director of West Blocton Medical Clinic. Then she worked in home health across Bibb County, and finished her career in clinical research. She loved to cook for others, paint, cross stitch, read, decorate for all occasions, and send cards of encouragement to all.
She was a loving Momma, Grandmuffer, Grammie, wife, sister, aunt and friend to all in the community. Her love for God was evident by her servant's heart and how she loved, nurtured and encouraged all those around her.