Breckenridge-Sara Lee Delano, died Friday, January 3, 2014 in Abilene. Funeral service with Rev. Don Bearden officiating will be held on Monday, January 6, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. in the Bethany Baptist Church. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 7:00-8:00 P.M. Arrangements are under the direction of Melton-Kitchens Funeral Home.
Sara Lee Williams Delano was born on December 23, 1940 in Stillwater, Oklahoma to Ernest Lloyd Williams and Flora Ilene Roberts Williams. She graduated from high School in Rule, Texas and attended South Plains College. Sara was a member of Bethany Baptist Church and was a homemaker, and most importantly a mother.
Survivors include her daughters, Michelle Miles of Lubbock, Sarah Elizabeth Chappa and husband, Frank of Lubbock, Stephanie Brooks and husband, Dell of Breckenridge; sons, Michael Miles and wife, Kim of Amarillo and Ray Delano and wife, Rita of Breckenridge; granddaughter she raised, Jennifer Miles of Breckenridge; 28 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Ernest “Bud” Williams Jr. and Larry Williams, infant son, James Edward Delano, a daughter, Barbara Ilene Miles Hernandez, and a son, Eddie Joe Miles Jr. Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 16, Breckenridge, TX 76424. The family invites friends to leave a condolence or share a memory of Sara in the online guestbook at www.meltonkitchens.com.