Delia Ethel Platt, 87, of Groesbeck, passed away at her residence on April 8, 2016. She was born Nov. 29, 1928 in Fallon, to Walter and Jewell Duke Redden.
Delia was known by her family as a loving mother, grandmother and mother-in-law. She took great pride in her family and always wanted them to have the best. She was an active member of the Jehovah’s Witness of Mexia and participated in many church activities.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of more than 60 years, H.T. Platt; and a brother, James Madison Redden.
Delia is survived by her sons, Troy Gene Platt and wife, Sue, Joe Lynn Platt and wife, Esther, and Terry Lee Platt; grandchildren, Vikki Sue Grimes, Tommy Gene Platt, Rachel Lynn Talbot, Lisa Ann Bartlett, Michael Gene Platt, James Lee Platt and Steven Hall; four great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister, Aline Robinson; and sister-in-law, Opal Hilton.