Darryl Ray Mott, Sr., 63, of Orange, passed away Friday, July 17.

Born Sept. 28, 1951 in Houston, to Wilford Mott and Virginia Elizabeth (Schmidt) Mott, Darryl worked as a floor installer for over 40 years, both in his hometown of Houston and later in Orange, before retiring. He spent his retirement years following his passions by participating in league pool with the team The Mottley Cues and playing guitar with several local bands.

Darryl is preceded in death by his parents; step son, Marcus Delgado and his nephew, Butchy Cummings.

Those who will most cherish his memory are his wife, Leigh Ellen Mott and son Darryl Mott, Jr. both of Orange; daughter, Shannon Dow of Conroe; sister, Cheryl Cummings and grandchildren, Breanna Dow and Gavin Dow. Darryl is also survived by his nieces, nephews and extended family.

A celebration of life service will take place at Dorman Funeral Home Wednesday, July 22, at 6:00 PM.

Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.