William Henry "Billy" Delk Sr.

William Henry "Billy" Delk, Sr., 88, of Blackville, died Feb. 11, 2009.

Funeral service was held Feb. 14 at Double Pond Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Folk Funeral Home of Williston was in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Delk was born in Hilda. He was the son of the late George W. and Sallie Hartzog Delk. He was a member of Double Pond Baptist Church. He formerly worked at Barnwell Woolen Mills and had been a farmer.

Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Frances Hair Delk; three daughters, Mary (Ian) MacRobbie of Wakefield, Mass., Betty (Ronald) Blume of Jacksonville, Fla., Frankie Jo Delk of Irmo; two sons, Robert "Bobby" Delk and William Henry Delk, Jr., both of Blackville; one sister, Dwise Huff of Louisville, Ky.; 10 grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Double Pond Baptist Church Building Fund, 357 Double Pond Rd., Blackville, SC 29817.
The People-Sentinel 02/18/09