Martha Marie White Plant, of Edna, passed away on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at the age of 71. She was born in Palacios, on Oct. 5, 1946, to the late William P. White and Ola Mae Bollinghouse White. Martha was a housewife who took pride in taking care and putting everyone first. She was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and dear friend. Martha is survived by her husband of 52 years, Raphael Leon Plant, Jr; daughter, Tammy Plant; sons, Jeff White; Danny Plant (wife Gina); sisters, Linda White, Laura White, Mattie Thompson; brother, James White; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. In addition to her parents, Martha is preceded in death by her son, Gary Plant; sisters, Verna Bell Baros and Maydale Jones. A memorial service will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 3, at the Redeemer Lutheran Fellowship Hall in Edna. Arrangements are under the direction of Oaklawn Funeral Home in Edna. 361-782-2221.