The Celebration of Life for Mr. Joseph L. “Moosie” Vital, 59, of Orange, will be Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at the El Bethel Baptist Church.

Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Hollywood Community Cemetery under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home.

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

He died July 1, at his residence.

A native and lifelong Orange resident, he was employed by Bomac Construction for a number of years.

He is survived by his wife, Alma Vital, children, Melody Vital, Joseph Vital, James Howard, Chris Wiley, Denikia Stevenson, and Jacqueline Eaglin; step-children, Amanda and Kenneth Minnefield; sisters, Delores Sanders and JoAnn Richard; brothers, Junious Vital, Jr., Warren Vital, and Ray Vital; and a number of grandchildren.