Ce­cil Dee Platt Flood

Washington County Enterprise-Leader - - NEWS -

Ce­cil Dee Platt Flood, 83, of Ea­gle Moun­tain, Utah, passed away March 12, 2016, in Orem, Utah. She was born Oct. 1, 1932, in Fayet­teville, Ark., to Ce­cil S. and Ruth Brooks Platt.

She grew up in Prairie Grove, Ark., where she was very ac­tive in 4H. She grad­u­ated from Prairie Grove High School and went on to at­tend the Univer­sity of Arkansas where she earned a BA in El­e­men­tary Education. She be­gan teach­ing kinder­garten in Tulsa, Okla., where she met and mar­ried Bruce H. Flood. They moved to Cal­i­for­nia where they lived for many years with their five chil­dren. She was ac­tive with Girl Scouts, Lit­tle League, Flag Foot­ball, and many other ac­tiv­i­ties that her chil­dren were in­volved in. While liv­ing in Cal­i­for­nia she was also an ac­tive Avon Rep­re­sen­ta­tive. The Fam­ily moved to Ch­ester­field, Mo., where she op­er­ated a busy day­care from her home for many, many years. She dearly loved each and ev­ery child she cared for and there were many. In re­cent years she moved to Utah to be nearer her chil­dren and grand­chil­dren. She loved sports and re­mained a de­voted fan of the Arkansas Ra­zor­backs through­out her life.

She was pre­ceded in death by Bruce H. Flood; and son, Terry Flood.

She is sur­vived by her chil­dren, Keith Flood of Ea­gle Moun­tain, Cyn­thia Whet­ten (Brent) of Orem, Ti­mothy Flood ( Marie) of Mis­sion Viejo, Calif., and Ch­eryl Wiec­zorek ( David), Paso Robles, Calif.; four grand­chil­dren, A. J. Sovine ( Le­ola) of Orem, Kate­lyn Jensen ( Nate) of Springville, Utah, Madi­son Sovine of Orem, and Bri­anna Whet­ten of Orem; one great- grand­son, Treyson Sovine; a sis­ter, Car­roll Lee Harp of At­lanta , Ga.; and a brother, Larry Platt ( Bobbi) of Spring­dale, Ark. She was much loved and will be dearly missed. May she Rest in Peace.

Fu­neral ser­vices were at 11 a.m. Satur­day, March 19, 2016, at Walker San­der­son Fu­neral Home, 646 East 800 North, Orem, Utah.

Con­do­lences may be of­fered to the fam­ily at www.walkeran­der­son.com.

Walker San­ders on Fu­neral Home of Orem was in charge of ar­range­ments.


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