Rev. Henry R. Delaney passes away - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Rev. Henry R. Delaney passes away

Posted: Updated:
Rev. Henry R. Delaney died Wednesday night. Rev. Henry R. Delaney died Wednesday night.
  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Suspect identified in fatal Decatur Co. shooting

    Suspect identified in fatal Decatur Co. shooting

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:12:49 GMT
    Sheriff Wiley GriffinSheriff Wiley Griffin
    Leroy Wimberly is facing murder, aggravated assault, possession of a weapon in commission of a crime and possession of weapon by a convicted felon, after a double shooting overnight that left one man dead and another injured.More >>
    Leroy Wimberly is facing murder, aggravated assault, possession of a weapon in commission of a crime and possession of weapon by a convicted felon, after a double shooting overnight that left one man dead and another injured.More >>
  • Southwest Georgia dam failures drill planned

    Southwest Georgia dam failures drill planned

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:11:14 GMT
    An emergency exercise simulating dam failures in Cordele and Albany will be conducted soon.Emergency management agencies and first responders from across Southwest Georgia will join Georgia Power and the Crisp County Power Commission for the emergency drill. More >>
    An emergency exercise simulating dam failures in Cordele and Albany will be conducted soon.Emergency management agencies and first responders from across Southwest Georgia will join Georgia Power and the Crisp County Power Commission for the emergency drill. More >>
  • APD wants armed robbery suspect

    APD wants armed robbery suspect

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:07:35 GMT
    The Albany Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Bureau would like to solicit the public’s assistance with locating Gerard Catedrick Clark (AKA J Rock) for an armed robbery.More >>
    The Albany Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Bureau would like to solicit the public’s assistance with locating Gerard Catedrick Clark (AKA J Rock) for an armed robbery.More >>
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Many are mourning an icon in the Savannah religious community.

Rev. Henry R. Delaney died Wednesday night. While he was pastor at St. Paul CME Church, he organized 80 different ministries and founded the St. Paul Academy.

Since retiring Rev. Delaney began the H.R. Delaney Ministries in Thunderbolt.

He is survived by his wife and seven children. The memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul CME Church in Savannah.

Delaney as 80 years old.

Copyright 2013 WTOC. All rights reserved.