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Novie Maydelle Delaney
September 3, 1935 - April 18, 2021  

Novie Maydelle Myrow Delaney was born on September 3, 1935 in Livingston, Texas to Elmer and Novie Myrow, and died April 18, 2021. She was preceded in death by her beloved son, David Allan Delaney, parents, Elmer and Novie, and brother, Alfred Leroy Myrow.

Maybelle is survived by her husband of 66 years, Charles L. Delaney, son Charles Richard Delaney and his wife, Cheryl; daughter, Nancy Abbie and her husband, Gary. Also surviving her are grandchildren, Jonathan Delaney and wife, Shelly; Curtis Delaney and wife, Jennifer; Charles “Richey” Delaney Jr.; Michelle Garst Glenn, and Adam Douglas Garst. In addition, Maydelle was blessed by eight great-grandchildren and several bonus grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Maydelle graduated from Goodrich High School in 1954 where she met her life-long love, Charles. They were married August 6, 1954. She was employed by Pasadena Independent School District for 30 years until her retirement at J. Frank Dobie High School in 1986.

Maydelle was known by many names; Momma, Grandmama, friend, and sis. She Cherished her family above all things. Her home was always open, warm and inviting. Her home served as a sanctuary for many young people over the years. She became a second mom to so many. Her favorite role in life had to be that of Grandmama. She thrived best when keeping all 5 grandkids on the same weekend. Her next passion was cooking. Her chicken n dumplings and shrimp gumbo were legendary.

A Celebration of her life will be held at Pace Funeral Home in Livingston, Tx, Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 12:00 noon. Visitation will be held Friday, April 23, 2021 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Officiated by Brother Harold Isaacs. Graveside service will follow at Peebles Cemetery.

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Novie Maydelle Delaney
September 3, 1935 - April 18, 2021
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Pace Funeral Home
200 FM 350 North
Livingston, TX  77351
Friday, April 23, 2021
5pm till 7pm
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Celebration of Life
Pace Funeral Home
200 FM 350 North
Livingston, TX  77351
Saturday, April 24, 2021
12 Noon
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Peebles Cemetery
FM 1988
Livingston, TX  77351
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