The Celebration of Life for Mr. Robert Cliff Mims, 76, of Orange will be Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Sparrow Funeral Home.

The Rev. Robert Edwards of True Faith Tabernacle Church of West Orange will officiate. Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday morning from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Sparrow Funeral Home.

He died Jan. 26th at Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth in Beaumont. A native of Baton Rouge, LA, he resided in Orange 60 years. He was employed as a Cement Finisher and also operated a trucking service.

Survivors include sons, Dwayne Mims and Chris Taylor, both of Orange, Gary Joseph of Beaumont, Keith Hawkins of Vinton, Robert Gant of Houston, Issac Mims of Austin, and Shon Jones of Dallas; 4 daughters, Alexis Mims and La’Shon Mims, both of Orange, Tawanna Gorrett of Beaumont, and Nicole Mims of Katy; sister, Catherine Ann Sails of Baton Rouge, and a number of grandchildren.