Sammie Lou Platt


Sammie Lou Platt

Memorial services for Sammie Lou Platt, 74, of Lufkin will be held Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in the Carroll Cemetery.

Sammie was born July 23, 1933 in Huntington, to Lessie M. (Lakey) and Sam B. Hawkins, and died Monday, March 13, 2008 in a local hospital.

Mrs. Platt, a homemaker, had resided in Angelina County most of her life.  She was of the Baptist faith.

 Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Sandra K. and Paul Lowthorp of Calumet Township, Indiana; daughter, Julie A. Platt of Longview; 2 grandchildren, Deberie D. Ortiz of Hammond, Indiana and Kimberly E. Posey of Hot Springs; and 4 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Morris E. Hawkins; and son, David E. Platt.

Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors.