Let the memory of Richard be with us forever
  • 20 years old
  • Born on November 4, 1985 .
  • Passed away on May 13, 2006 .

 Lance Cpl. Richard "Rick" Zachary James, age 20, of Seaford was killed Saturday, May 13, 2006, by hostile fire in Ramadi, Iraq.

Cpl. James graduated from the Seaford Christian Academy in 2004. He joined the Marines in November 2003 before he graduated from high school. He was on his second tour of duty in Iraq.

Rick is survived by his parents, Kenneth "Jake" and Carol James of Seaford; two brothers, Jeffrey James and Jonathan James of Seaford; a sister, Tina Gorman and her husband, Jon, of Pensacola, Fla.; his maternal grandfather, Richard Lynch of Seaford; his paternal grandfather, W. Kenneth James of Seaford; his aunts and uncles, Linda Wainwright, Joyce and Rick Urgo and Jan and Eddie Griffin; and a nephew and niece, Caleb Gorman and Anna Gorman. Also surviving are his cousins, Michelle Reynolds, Tracey Galloway, Amy Lingham, Josh Griffin and Mandy Griffin.

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