Robert Leon DeLancey



Robert Leon DeLancey passed away on August 12, 2018. He was born February 20, 1944 in Salem, WV. He was a member of Memorial Baptist Church and proudly served in the U S Army from 1963 to 1969. He was a car enthusiast and loved all racing, especially NASCAR.

Bob was preceded in death by his mother and stepfather, Sylvia (DeLancey) and French West, Jr., and his wife of fifty-four years Patricia M. DeLancey. He is survived by their children Robert Shannon (Shirley) of Gordonsville, Bryan Lee (Franny) of Mineral, Tasha Barlow (Scott) of Bumpass and Martie of Louisa; grandchildren Scott Barlow, Jr. (Jessica), Joshua DeLancey (Cherie), Jessica DeLancey (Joe Sponaugle), Jamie DeLancey (Matt Coleman), Brandon Barlow (Taylor), Hunter DeLancey (Michelle) and Eli Best and seven great grandchildren. He leaves two sisters Sharon Carpenter (George) of Gloucester, VA and Barbara Wilson (Blair) of Mineral and a brother Terry West (Joan) of Louisa; a sister-in-law Vicki Mayes (Asa) of Warrior, AL and brother-in – law Jay Combs (Mary) of Lakeland, FL and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends at Woodward Funeral Home from 6 to 8 pm on Thursday, August 16, 2018. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11am on Friday, August 17th. Interment will follow in Spring Grove Cemetery, Mineral.

In lieu of flowers, please make charitable donations to Medi Home Hospice at 1540 Insurance Ln. Charlottesville, Va 22911.