A funeral service for Paula Jo Delaney, age 85, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 4 o'clock in the afternoon Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Steve Reynolds officiating. She will be laid to rest at Jarratt Cemetery.
Mrs. Delaney passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Tyler.
Paula Jo was born September 12, 1931 in Pittsburg, Texas, to Paul and Effie (Davis) Reynolds.
She was a member of Tyler Street Baptist Church and worked as a nurse.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John William Delaney, Sr.; son, John William Delaney, Jr.; daughter-in-law, Josh Delaney; and sisters, Maggie Little, Peggy Honea, and Louise Baird.
Left to cherish her memory are her granddaughters, Brittany Trowbridge, Chase Delaney and wife Jana, Ben Cooper; great-grandchildren, Wyatt Delaney, Emily Trowbridge, Mason Trowbridge, Jackson Trowbridge; sister, Margaret Ritter and husband Ernie; brother, David Reynolds and wife June; and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Ben Delaney, Chase Delaney, Jim Baker, Tom Wilcox, Rodney Burk, Marcus Delaney, Cody Delaney and Zach Womack
Viewing will begin on Saturday, May 20, 2017 and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 3 p.m. to service time.
Published on May 19, 2017