Carmen Orlena Ohr James

July 23, 1949 -

April 27, 2014

Carmen Orlena Ohr James passed away on Sunday, April 27, 2014 in Dallas. She had been ill for some time. Carmen was born in Waxahachie to Elbert Grady and Winona Ruth Love Ohr on July 23, 1949. She was a computer software trainer for churches.Survivors include her husband: Jerry Weldon James; son: Douglas James of Red Oak; son and daughter-in-law: J.J. and Darlene James of Valley Mills; grandchildren: Mya and Brandi; sisters: Chiquita and her husband: Fred Floyd of Ft. Worth; and several nieces and nephews.The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at West/Hurtt Funeral Home.A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at the Cowboy Church of Ellis County, 2374 W. U.S. Highway 287 Bypass in Waxahachie. Interment will follow at Ovilla Cemetery in Ovilla.The family requests memorials be made to the Liver Institute of Methodist Medical Center, Dallas, TX. 1-877-4ALIVER 1411 N. Beckley Ave PVIII Suite 268, Dallas, TX 75203.

West/Hurtt Funeral Home, DeSoto, Texas, 972.223.6314,