Mellie M. Nagai, 78, of Vidor died Monday, March 29, 2010, at Christus-St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 31, 2010, in Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Beaumont. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesday March 30, at Memorial Funeral Home.

A native of San Augustine, she had lived in Vidor for 55 years and was a homemaker. She was a member First United Methodist Church of Vidor, Friends of the Vidor Public Library, First United Methodist Church sewing circle and the Maplecrest Club of Vidor.

Mellie was preceded in death by her husband Ken Nagai. She is survived by her daughter Gayle Nagai of Vidor, nephew Reece Nagai and wife Rhonda of Richmond, Texas, and three great nephews: Ethan Nagai, Tyler Nagai, and Logan Nagai.

n lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Friends of the Vidor Public Library, P.O. Box 105, Vidor, TX 77670, Heartbeats of Hope, P.O. Box 578, Vidor, TX 77670, or First United Methodist Church of Vidor General Fund, 501 N. Main St., Vidor, TX 77662.