“When I see him standing there I will cry no more”.
Delia departed this earth on Saturday, March 31, 2018 and is now standing on the streets of heaven with Gerald Rex Thompson, her husband of 65 years.
Delia was born October 4, 1918 in Barksdale, Texas to Albert Bishop and Cora Myrtle Tant Bishop.
Delia was preceded in death by her husband, parents, brothers David, Harold and Raymond Bishop, sisters Leata Mae Stair and Hazel Moellendorf.
She and Rex raised a family of 3 girls and 1 son,11 grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren.
Children, Bonnie Larreau and husband Carl of Palmetto, FL; Bettye Beard and husband Don of Brashear, TX, Mary Arledge and husband Monte of Weatherford, TX, Johnny Thompson and wife Gay of Marana, AZ.