Retired Jockey Agent Delbert Clements Dies

Delbert Clements was jockey agent for Don MacBeth and Earlie Fires

Retired jockey agent Delbert Clements died March 31 at age 99. Clements was agent for a number of riders, including Don MacBeth, Billy Phelps, Earlie Fires, Doug Dodson, and John Adams.

Visitation will be held at Fred Hunter’s Funeral Home, 2401 South University Drive, Davie, Fla., from 4-8 p.m., Monday, April 5. A funeral mass will be at St. David’s Catholic Church, 3900 South University Drive, Davie, Fla., at 10 a.m., Tuesday, April 6.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that any contributions be made to either the Don MacBeth Memorial Jockeys Fund, P.O. Box 18470, Encino, Calif., 91416, or the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, P.O. Box 803, Elmhurst, Ill., 60126.