STATHAM – William “B.J.” Jackson Delay, 81, died Tuesday, September 4, 2012.
He was the son of the late Harmon C. and Minelle Jackson Delay. He served in the United States Navy Reserve and retired from Johns Manville as a mechanic. B.J. was preceded in death by his wife, Jean H. Delay.
Survivors include sons, Wayne (Judy) Delay, Statham, Jeff (Jan) Delay, Clarkesville, and Ken (Angela) Delay, Millen; a daughter, Nancy Barr, Snellville; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday, September 7, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Smith Funeral Home with the Rev. Gordon Griffin officiating. Interment will be at Barrow Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, September 6, from 6 to 9 p.m.
Smith Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.