Augusta, GA – Ada Baker James,73, wife of Gary James entered into rest Sunday, July 17, 2016 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M., on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 in the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Jerry Wilson officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. James was born in Augusta to the late Sam and Marie Parham Baker. She was a former member of Central Baptist Church, Muscular Distrophy Association, Diamond Club, a avid fan of the Augusta Green Jackets and a care-giver to others.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Charles Baker and sisters, Agnes Cawly, Dot Hobbs, Betty Moon and Martha Baker.
Other survivors include her step-children, Rachel Baker, Janice Bradford and Ronald James, Jr., all of Columbia, SC; special neice Susan Baker and her children, Taylor and Jace Grygo whom she treated like her children; 8 step-grandchildren and five great step-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations to Shriners Hospital for Children 3229 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M., at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta, Georgia 30906.