Marie E. “Jane” Ridgaway, 81, of Orange, died Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 18, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Don Sheffield, National Prayer Chaplain for Prayer Force One Ministries. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home.

Born in Kaplan, La. on Oct. 27, 1928, Marie was the daughter of Edith (Guidry) and Demas J. Duhon. She worked for Market Basket as a clerk until her retirement.

Preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Cecil Ridgaway; Marie is survived by her sons, L.A. Ridgaway and wife, Angie of Orange, and Tim Ridgaway and wife, Tammy, also of Orange; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren; and brother, Dalton Fredrick.

Serving as pallbearers will be Patrick Ridgaway, Taylor Ridgaway, Jordan Hubbard, Chipper Nance, Nicky Silva and Randy Ridgaway.