Christella Bickham James

Published 7:25 pm Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Christella Bickham James passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014, at Our Lady of the Angels Hospital in Bogalusa.
She leaves to cherish her memories two sons, Calvin Bickham of Covington and Larry Bickham of Bogalusa; one daughter, Dorothy Maye of Bogalusa; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Railey Magee; two sons, Marvin Bickham Jr. and Billy Wayne Bickham; one daughter, Railey Peters; two brothers, Willie Bickham and Eddie Bickham; and three sisters, Lillie Bickham Marks, Josie Lee McKelphin and Edna Banks.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, from 2 to 6 p.m., with a family hour from 6 to 7 p.m. at Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Bogalusa.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Sweet Beulah Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. James Magee – pastor of church and the Rev. Kelvin Moses – officiating and eulogist. Interment will be in the Bogalusa Cemetery. Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Bogalusa are in charge of arrangements. Sign the online guestbook at