Della Mae married Donald Hopper on May 14, 1944 in Mountain Home, Ark.
Survivors include her husband, Donald Hopper, of Kennett; one daughter, Linda M. Milburn and her husband, Sam, of Kennett; two granddaughters, Christina King, of Kennett, and Trina Ingram, of Kennett; four great-grandchildren, Felicia Wright, Aaron King, Gavin Ingram and Ashley Ingram; one great-great-grandson, Austin Wright, and other relatives and many friends.
Della Mae was preceded in death by three brothers, Hershal Ford, Glen Ford and Oded Ford and four sisters, Sally Fuller, Ida Copeland, Gladys Roberts and Lorean Dillinger
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, Jan. 22, 2010 at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett with a graveside service at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 23, at Cluster Herron Cemetery in Henderson, Ark. with Pastor Kirk Betz officiating.