AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Betty S. Gaines of Turpin Street entered into rest Wednesday, December 10, 2003 at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 15, 2003 at 12 noon at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Clyde Hill, Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery. She was a native of Burke County, Ga. and worked as a Clerk at Equitable Life Insurance Company in New York City and was a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, James Gaines, Jr., Augusta; one daughter, Makisha Gaines, Augusta; mother, Ola Wright, Augusta; James Wright, Sr., Augusta; six sisters, Ida Green, Augusta, Eunice Williamson, Augusta, Linda Graham, Augusta, Dorothy Green, Amburst, Mass., Sarah Hickson, Augusta, Mattie Davis, Miami, Fla.; two brothers, James Wright, Jr., Augusta and Carey Wright, Philadelphia, Penn.; one grandchild, Brandon Stuckey; sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, and a host of nieces and nephews. Wil liams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle December 14, 2003