Spencer Leland Ready Sr.



Blythe, GA – Spencer Leland Ready, Sr., 82, beloved husband of 59 years to June Newman Ready, entered into rest Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at Piedmont Augusta (formerly University Hospital) in Augusta, Ga.

Memorial services were held Monday, March 21, 2022, at 3:00 o’clock from the Chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Bruce H. Allen officiating.

Mr. Ready, son of the late Leona Williams Ready and L. P. Ready, was born in Aiken, SC. He was a member of Rosemont Baptist Church in Waynesboro, Ga where he sang in the choir for many years.

He was a Veteran of the US Navy and Burke County Commissioner from 1982-1985. He was also a Mason and Shriner, a member of Lodge #274 and past member of Waynesboro Shrine Club. His hobbies were hunting and fishing and just enjoying being outdoors. He also loved working in his garden and growing collards for family and friends for the holidays.

In addition to his wife, June, he is survived by his children, Spencer Leland “Lee” Ready, Jr. (Leasa), Jennifer Jackson (Chuck); his grandchildren, Spencer Leland Ready lll, (Katie), Anna Flake (Drew), Campbell Ready (Jillian), Darbi Jackson, Payne Jackson; his great grandchildren, Raylee Flake, Briggs Flake, Spencer Leland Ready lV; his sister, Gwen Florence.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Vison Fund at Rosemont Baptist Church, 522 US-25, Waynesboro, GA 30830.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906. www.chanceandhydrick.com

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