Deltha Roberts, 85 of Princeton, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at the Gibson General Hospital in Princeton.
She was born June 5, 1928 in Gibson County to McKinley and Ocia (Lyles) Madison.
She was a retired custodian for the Gibson County Jail where she worked for 17 years. She had lived in Gibson County all of her life. She enjoyed chair caning and did work for many people. She was a member of the Patoka Church of God in Christ in Patoka, where she served on the Motherís Board.
She is survived by her daughter, Willietina Meuser of Princeton; 2 grandchildren, DeJuan (Lisa) Roberts and LaVonna (Tyson) Armstrong of Princeton; 3 great grandchildren, Braylen, DeJuan Jr. and Devan Roberts; 3 sisters, Arminta Brown of Evansville, Ernestine Chavis and Audrey Madison of Princeton; 2 brothers, Albert Madison and Lionel Madison of Princeton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 3 brothers, Norman, Jasper and McKinley Madison Jr., 4 sisters, Marjorie Cook, Nancy Roberts, Flora Jackson and infant Delores Madison.
Funeral Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday Nov. 30, 2013 at the Greater Holy Temple Church of God in Christ in Princeton with Rev. George Jackson officiating. Burial will be in the Sand Hill Cemetery in Princeton.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the Greater Holy Temple Church of God in Christ. Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton is in charge of arrangements.