Alta Mills James

Alta James

     Alta Mills James passed away on February 9, 2020 in Pearland, Texas, at the age of 77.

     Born in Sugarland, Texas, Alta was the daughter of the late Jewell G. and Lora Knight Mills.  Alta enjoyed travelling, especially to casinos, but also enjoyed spending time at home and close to home with her beloved dog, Bella.

     Alta is preceded in death by her parents, as well as her husband, Stanley Mills, and a sister, Marci Landi. Cherishing her memory is her daughter, Marla Endler and her husband Phil; a son, Mark Wootton, Sr. and his wife, Tammy; two step-sons, Mark James and Troy James; grandchildren, Christina Torres, Mark Wootton, Jr. and his wife, Marina, Brenna Lande and her husband Sean O’Connor, and Jake Endler; great-grandchildren, Christopher Torres, Travis Wootton, Laila Torres, Ava Wootton, Mia Wootton, Leilana Lande, Ella O’Connor and Maverick Wootton.

     Alta’s family will receive visitors in the chapel of Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, Texas, 77591 on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2pm.  Alta’s Celebration of Life Service will begin at 2:30 with Chaplain Rick Atkinson officiating.