Myrtle Whitaker Delay
Augusta, GA – Myrtle Whitaker Delay, 93, of Sprucewood Drive, wife of the late W.C. Delay, entered into rest, Monday, October 5, 2009, at University Hospital.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 8, at 2:00 pm, from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, with the Reverends Fred Heard and Robert Riley officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. Delay retired as a schoolteacher after thirty-nine years. She was the oldest member of Mize Memorial United Methodist Church and was a member of the Walter Sunday School class. She was also a member of the Adult Choir, the United Methodist Women, and the Sunrisers.
She is survived by her nieces, Christine Malcom and her husband, Lloyd, Augusta, Joyce Cunningham, Augusta, Cynthia Byrnes and her husband, Reggie, Martinez, Betty Riley and her husband, Robert, Grovetown, Ann Daly and her husband, Earl, Alexandria, VA, and Jane Jackson, Gray, GA; her nephews and their wives, Eugene and Iris Whitaker, Hephzibah, Lewis and Sylvia Whitaker, Harlem, and Warren and Juanita Whitaker, Midland, AL.
Pallbearers will be Clarence Malcom, Mark Malcom, Jeff Malcom, Scott Malcom, Jeffrey Malcom, and Aaron Malcom.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Walters Sunday School class of Mize Memorial UMC.
The family will receive friends this Wednesday from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to Mize Memorial United Methodist Church, 302 Barrow Drive, Augusta, GA 30906.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.