Velma Jean Eckhart
Augusta, GA – Velma Jean Eckhart, 76, entered into rest Friday, October 15, 2021, at the downtown VA Hospital.
Mrs. Eckhart, daughter of the late Margaret Adams Eckhart and Alvin Eckhart, was born in Clay, PA. She served in and retired from the United States Army. She also retired from Augusta University Hospital, being employed since 1983. She was a member of Warren Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Rene Y. Mitchell; grandchildren, Andrew Mitchell (Nicole), Morgan Martin, Jonifer Martin II, Alyssa Martin, Christofer Martin (Kynesha), Kaelyn Mitchell, Markeisha Robinson; eighteen great grandchildren; fur baby, Rocko; brother, Glenn Eckhart (Lois); sisters, Donna Mease (Les), Darlene Eckhart; several nieces and nephews; her many special friends, which include Sue
Andrews and Kewanda Lanham, whom she thought of like sisters.
The family will receive friends Monday, October 25, from 5:00 until 7:00 PM at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Warren Baptist Church, 3203 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30907 or VFW Post # 12190, 4290 Triangle Industrial drive, Evans, GA 30809.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.