PRINCETON — Wiley Delawson, 85, of Princeton died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at Baptist Health in Madisonville.
Mr. Delawson was a truck driver for Smith Coal Company. A World War II veteran, he was a member of Wallonia Christian Church, VFW Post 5595 and American Legion Post 116.
He is survived by four daughters, Paula Massey of Caldwell County, Sandy Sivells and Susan Delawson, both of Princeton, and Shirley Hargrove of Clermont, Fla.; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Ann Simpson Delawson; three brothers; and one sister. His parents were Wade and Ethal Oliver Delawson.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Morgan’s Funeral Home with the Revs. Billy Joe Nichols and Ronnie Sivells officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Princeton.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today, Jan. 28, 2013, at the funeral home.