James N. “Jim” Cole, age 57 of Buford, GA died suddenly Friday, January 25, 2013. Funeral service will be held Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Pastor Bob Mahan will officiate. Interment will follow in Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. The Family will receive Friends Wednesday, January 30, 2013 from 6-8 PM at the funeral home. Flowers accepted or contributions may be made to Hamilton Mill Christian Church in memory of Jim Cole. Jim is survived by his Wife, Pamela Cole, Buford. Daughters and Sons In-law, Emily and Alex Spencer, McDonough, Mindy and Rob Bell, Dacula. Son, Michael Cole, Suwanee. Granddaughter, Hadley Claire Spencer. Mother, Betty Cole, Loveland, OH. Brother, Ricky Cole, St. Louis, MO. Sister, Diane Holdeman, Loveland, OH. Jim was a native of Covington, KY and had lived in the Atlanta area the past 22 years. He was retired from AT&T where he was active with IDEAL, a group that worked to support individuals with disabilities in the workplace. He was a former coach with the North Gwinnett Basket Ball Association. He attended Hamilton Mill Christian Church. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-6924 Share memories of Jim at hamiltonmillchapel.com