George Dowling “Bubba” Delk was born Monday, April 02, 1934 in Pontiac, he was the son of George Walter Delk and Bertha Lee Delk.
George Dowling “Bubba” Delk, 82, of Pontiac, husband of the late Jean Jackson Delk, passed away at home on Saturday, November 12, 2016.
He served in the United States Navy and was a retired Carpenter. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and most of all spending time with his grandchildren. He was a member of Spears Creek Baptist Church.
Surviving were his son, George A. Delk (Cathy Delk); daughter, Sharon Jeffers (Jerry Jeffers); sisters, Beatrice Jackson and Nioaka Richardson (Otis Richardson); grandchildren, Adam Delk, Aubrey Delk and Ashley Jeffers; sister-in-law, Corrie Delk; and brother-in-law, Bill Potter.
He was predeceased by brother, Randolph Delk; sisters, Florine “Sister” Potter and Mary “Doolie” Todd; and brothers-in-law, Russell Jackson and Levon Todd.
Funeral service were held on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at Spears Creek Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. The Rev. Greg Sweet officiated. The family received friends Monday 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to Spears Creek Baptist Church.