CHARLES CLIFTON GAITHER, III
Also known as "Baby Chase", born September 3, 2005, at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, Maryland to Charles and Megan Gaither, Jr., passed away peacefully in his sleep on Christmas Eve, 2006 at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC.
Chase fought a fierce battle to stay alive every day of his life, was a ray of sunshine and a beacon of hope in the eyes of his family and those around him.
His loved ones include his parents, Charles and Megan Gaither, Jr.; grandparents, Joan J. Ball, Earl and Pamela Ball, Charles and Alyce Gaither, Sr.; aunt, Maia Alees Gaither; uncles, Kevin, Keith and Corey Ball; a host of family, friends and dedicated medical staff at Holy Cross Hospital, Georgetown University Hospital, Children's National Medical Center and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Services will be held at The Joshua Group Ministries, 111 Geneva Ave., Silver Spring, MD 20910, (301) 587-1621 on Saturday, December 30, visitation, 9 a.m. Service, 10 a.m. Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Rock Creek Church Road and Webster Street, NW, Washington, DC 20011, immediately following the service.