Ashboro, North Carolina
1943 — 2022
Candace Wells Hammond passed away peacefully on August 9, 2022, in Soldotna, Alaska. Candace died of complications from Metastatic Cancer. She was 78 years old. A lifelong resident of Farmer, NC, Candace graduated from Farmer School and continued education at the Toby-Coburn School for Fashion Careers in New York City. The design-based education in New York, and her introduction to the fashion and arts scene of 1960's Greenwich Village, formulated her lifelong passion of high style. Her style was her signature. It was original and unconventional. It radiated from her personal appearance to her surroundings at home, and it influenced her choices of work. Candace's appearance was eye...