Ellen W. Ham, 92, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 11, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 14, 2022, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel with visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in New Providence Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Jeremy Causey will officiate.
Ellen was born on September 1, 1929 to the late Lee and Mary (Wiggins) Wilson. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, James (Jimmy) Ham and her granddaughter, Jaculyn Leigh Diaz. She was a member of Forsyth Apostolic Church.
She is survived by her siblings, Gordon (Bobbie) Wilson of Medical Lake, WA, Nadine Weeks of Forsyth, Ga., Willene Castleberry of Forsyth, Ga. and Talmadge (Becky) Wilson of Montana, her children, Stanley (Freda) Diaz, Tony (Connie) Diaz and Vickie Diaz, as well as several grandchildren, great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren and numerous family members.
Per Ellen Ham’s request, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Egleston Children’s Hospital, donate at www.choa.org/give or Donations can be mailed to: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation, 1575 Northeast Expressway, Atlanta, GA 30329.
Monroe County Memorial Chapel has charge of arrangements