Richard Melvin Delahunt, 35, died Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital.

Born in Gulfport, Mississippi, he was a son of Leslie Ray Delahunt and the late Diana Geddings Delahunt.

Surviving are his father and stepmother, Daphne Delahunt, of Forest City, North Carolina; one sister, Tegan Abernathy (Brett) of Greenwood; one brother, Robert Delahunt of Sumter; one stepbrother, Ben Charpia of Charleston; maternal grandparents, John and Carolyn Geddings of Sumter; an aunt, Wendy Geddings of Sumter; an uncle, Richard Geddings (Dormy) of Sumter; and two nieces and one nephew.

Graveside services will be held at noon Tuesday in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be sent to

Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home and Crematory, 221 Broad St., is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.