The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Mary Dell James, 76, of Orange, will be Monday at 11:00 a.m. at the Mount Olive Baptist Church. The Rev. Ronnie A.E. Crockett, pastor, will officiate. Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home.

Visitation will be Monday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the church.

She died June 21, at The Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

An Orange native, she was a member of the Mount Olive Baptist Church.

She is survived by four sons, Don Daugherty of Beaumont, Terry James of Orange, David Daugherty of Buffalo, NY, and Gary James of Beaumont; two daughters, Darlean Sterling and Tommie Daniel, both of Orange; three sisters, Martha Lee Locks, Celestine Miller, and Tommie Reddix, all of Orange; four brothers, Richmond Daugherty, Joseph Daugherty, Albert Daugherty, and Rev. Herbert Jones, all of Orange; 18 grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren.