He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Carl W. Dilley Jr.; and two nephews, Robert Moore and M.L. “Tobe” Shipley.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the First Christian Church in Oskaloosa; with Reverend Ralph Sprunk officiating. Burial will be in the Springfield Cemetery near Delta.
Visitation will begin Thursday at 1p.m. in the Bates Funeral Chapel in Oskaloosa with the family present from 5–7 p.m. to greet friends and relatives.
Memorials may be made to the Delta Christian Church.