On April 16, 2006, JAMES E. METTS passed away after a three year battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of Vesheara, devoted father to Dedra, Dion and Cidney, loving brother of Rebecca Howard, Rose Dunn, Connie Mc Kinley, Larry and David Metts. He was preceded in death by his loving parents James and Gussie Metts, son James, Jr., sisters Barbara and Joyce Metts. He is survived by several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and a host of friends. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2006 at 6:00 P.M. at New Elizabeth Baptist Church, 4901 Park Heights Ave. (at Oakley Avenue). Interment will be held on Friday, April 28, 2006 at 11:30 A.M. at Garrison Forest Veteran Cemetery.