James Allen Brown, 56, of Orange, passed away Aug. 27, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 PM, Wednesday, Aug. 31, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 AM, Thursday, Sept. 1, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange, with the Rev. David Millner, of Calvary Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Jett Cemetery in Orange.

Born in Orange, Oct. 16, 1959, he was the son of Revel Brown and Thelma Elmore Brown. James loved spending time with his son, grandchildren and family. He was a very caring man and would do for everyone before he would do for himself. He was also an excellent caregiver for his mother and aunt. He worked with his brother as a carpenter and loved watching NASCAR.

James was preceded in death by his mother.

He is survived by his father, Revel T. Brown, Sr.; son, James Allen Brown, Jr. and wife Kourtney of Angelton; two grandchildren, Ryland and Peighton Brown; brothers, Robert Brown and wife Billie of Vidor and Revel T. Brown, Jr. of Sulphur, LA; aunt, Velma E. Odom and numerous nieces and nephews.