Richard L. “Dick” Delk, 1939-2020


Richard L. “Dick” Delk, 80 of Winnsboro, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 in Tyler. He was born on Sept. 29, 1939 in Lake Charles, La. to the late Ed Delk and Eather Delk. He was a member of Little Hope Baptist Church and he retired from ETMC in Quitman. Dick and his family also had Delk Equipment for many years in Quitman, and he served in the U.S. Air Force.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one great-grandchild, Joshua; brother, Charles Delk; and sister, Della Hogan. He is survived by his wife, Ann Delk of Winnsboro; son, Lee Delk and his wife, Lee Ann of Watauga; daughter, Belinda Logan and her husband, James of Bowman, S.C.; brother, Buford Delk and his wife, Sara of Quitman; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services were held on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 at Beaty Funeral Home in Mineola at 2 p.m., Bro. Fred Morrow and James Young conducting. Interment followed at Little Hope Cemetery in Winnsboro. 

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.