Delbert Marshall Mahan, March 9, 1924~February 21, 2016
Delbert Marshall Mahan, 91, of Fayetteville went to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 21, 2016 in Fayetteville. He was born March 9, 1924 in Hot Springs, AR.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jean DePriest Mahan and a son, Jimmy Moore.
He retired from the Fayetteville School District as a bus driver after 23 years of service. He also retired from Mendocina County, Ukiah, CA. in 1977 as Director of County Maintenance. Delbert was the Wedington Fire Chief from 1979-1981 and was a member of Westside Baptist Church.
He is survived by a son, Marshall Mahan and wife, Carin of Farmington; a daughter, Linda Pena of Fayetteville; a daughter-in-law, Cheryl Moore of Wichita Falls, TX.; a brother, Everett Mahan of Ingleside, TX.; a sister, Nina Wright of Hot Springs; grandchildren, Michelle Beard, Angie Dove, Aaron Mahan and Matthew Mahan; 11 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great grandchild.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Friday, February 26, 2016 at Beard’s Chapel with Reverend Loyd Thomas and Reverend Rex Eaton officiating. Interment will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Chapel.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 P.M Thursday, February 25, 2016 at the funeral home.
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