Delma Warren, 64, passed away on Monday, August 13, 2018, at his home, after a long battle with cancer.
He was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga. He joined Union Grove Baptist Church at a very young age. In later years he joined Mt. Canaan Church and attended regularly until his health failed. He was a 1972 graduate of Howard High School. He retired from Mueller Company.
Delma was preceded in death by his parents, Freddie Dillard, Sr. and Mariah Warren; his brother, Freddie D. Warren, Jr.; sister, Cora B. Warren; aunt, Mary Wood.
Survivors include his wife, Eleanor Warren; brothers, Levarn (Rosie) Warren, Buffalo, New York, James Warren, Sr.; sisters, Orean James, Dayton, Ohio, Mary E. (Bishop Charles) Maddox, Daytona Beach, Florida, MarchShella Evans, Chattanooga; stepsons, Kevin (Damon) Smith, Chattanooga and Michael (Lorraine) Smith, Charlotte Hall, Maryland; aunt, Elizabeth Miller, Buffalo, New York; very devoted sisters-in-law, Nellie R. Warren and Kathy Warren; devoted friend, Jimmy Townsend; grandchildren, nephews, nieces and many other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel.
Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.