Gale Hammond age 73, of Somerset, Kentucky passed from this life Sunday, March 22, 2020 at his home. He was of the Baptist faith, an Army veteran, and loved to fish. He adopted nine children and was a foster parent for twenty five years. He is survived by his wife, Judy Hall Hammond, and had twenty three grandchildren. He will be greatly missed. By request of Gale there will be no services. Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with Gale Hammond.