Valdosta Daily Times

February 3, 2013

W. M. Delk


The Valdosta Daily Times

- — Mr. W. M. Delk age 85 of Axson, Ga. passed away Friday morning at his residence following an extended illness.

Born June 15, l927 in Clinch County, Mr. Delk was the son of Clifford and Liza Giddens Delk. He was a retired truck driver, a Veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps and a member of Lang’s Country Church.  He was preceded in death by a son Winston Delk.

Mr. Delk is survived by four daughters,  Eva Delk Cook (Erman) of Pearson, Ga., Patricia Roberson (Joe) of Nashville, Ga., Beulah Bradford of Nashville, Ga., and Janice Nisen (Johnny) of Ray City, Ga. six sons, Ralph Delk (Faye) of Valdosta, Ga., James Delk (Mary Ann) of Sparks, Ga., Wiley Delk (Bobbie) and Carl Delk (Deborah) of Nashville, Ga., Johnny Delk (Sherry) of Pearson, Ga., and Lonnie Griffis Delk of Douglas, Ga.; former wife and caregiver Lurainie Crosby Delk of Pearson, Ga.; two brothers, Roscoe Delk of San Antonio, Texas, and Ken J. Delk of Atlanta, Ga.; four aunts, Doris Stalvey, Lorie Pittman, & Naomi Jeffords of Homerville, Ga., and Evelyn Capan of Jacksonville, Fla.; 21 Grandchildren, 36 Great Grandchildren, one Great Great Grandchild and several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Funeral services for Mr. Delk will be held at 11:00 A. M. Tuesday morning  at Lang’s Country Church with Rev. Raymond Cason and Rev. Hardy Crosby officiating.  

The interment will follow in Lang’s Church Cemetery.

Visitation Monday evening from 6 to 9 P.M. at Relihan Funeral Home

Relihan Funeral Home in Pearson, Ga. is in charge of the arrangements. — Relihan Funeral Home in Pearson, Ga.