James H. “Jim” Delony
James H. “Jim” Delony, 63 of New Braunfels and formerly of Cameron, died May 16, 2019 at his home. He was born on March 31, 1956 in Bryan, TX to John H. and LaVern Delony. He married Melodie Slagle of Taylor, TX and together they had a son, Jared H. Delony. After graduating from TSTC and Sam Houston State University, Jim worked for R.B. Butler Co., Texas Department of Transportation, Panel Specialists and Lehigh-Hanson. He was a licensed irrigator and co-owned a lawn irrigation company.
Jim is survived by his son Jared of McKinney; his brother David Delony and wife Karen of Cypress; his sisters Melissa Williams and husband Tommy of Cameron, and Laura Horn and husband Kerry of Cleburne; step-brothers Mark Humble of Cameron and Monty Humble and wife Lucy of Austin; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and stepfather Donald G. Humble.
Funeral services will be 10:00 am, Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to the Friends of the Cameron Public Library, 304 E. 3rd Street, Cameron, TX 76520.
Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.