Martha Sue Sipes, 68, of Groves, passed away, Thursday, May 29, 2008, at her residence. Graveside service will be at 3:30 p.m, on Monday, June 2, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m., Monday at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City.

Sipes was born May 7, 1940, in Garland,  to Virgil and Helen (Hamilton) Holley.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Sipes; brothers, John Holley and James Holley; and sister, Theda Cain.

She is survived by her sons, Clint James and wife, Madeline of Houston and Clay James and wife Jeanne of Groves; grandchildren, Melanie Cuttin, Jessika James, Maegan James, Brianna James and Justin James; and grea-granddaughter, Brynlee Purifoy; sisters and brothers, Robert Holley, Myrtle Jordan, Jim Holley and Ruby Busby.

Serving as pallbearers will be Dan Patrick, Ronnie Holley, Darren Lee, Dennis Reyenga, Payton Potter and Harvey Loupe.