David Jeffrey James ( HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)


HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - David 'Sandman' Jeffrey James, 42, of Morgan Rd. entered into rest Saturday, October 16, 2010. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Wayne Todd officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park . Mr. James was a Heavy Equipment Operator and a member of Barton Chapel United Methodist Church . Mr. James was a loving son, father and a simple man that loved life, his hobbies were fishing, cooking out and spending time with friends. Mr. James was preceded in death by his father, Maurice James and his grandparents, Kathryn James, Henry (Jiggs) James, Flady James and Ida James. Survivors include his mother and her companion Annette James and David Boutwell, the mother of his children, Pamela 'Lynn' McGowen, his children, Justin McGowen and his wife Hope, Shelby McGowen and Nathan McGowen, his grandchildren, Adrianna Rose McGowen and Justin Cameron McGowen, his special friend Beverley Colson, and his uncle, Charles James. Pallbearers will be Nick Sexton, Mike Gaskins, Gary James, Robert Smitherman, Mitchell Key, Ashley Key, Greg Crowell. The family received friends Monday from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906. www.chanceandhydrick.com

The Augusta Chronicle-October 19, 2010