Wanda Lea Manning, of St. Joe, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Twin Lakes Therapy and Living in Flippin, AR. She was 75 years old.
Visitation will be Tuesday, April 17 at Holt Memorial Chapel from 6 to 8 p.m.
Funeral service will be Wednesday, April 18 at the United Pentecostal Church in St. Joe, AR at 2:00 p.m. Darvin Rainbolt and Dwayne Bryant will officiate. Burial will be in Anderson Flat Cemetery. Pallbearers are Bob Mears, Jim Mears, Cody Mears, Clint Mears, Allan Manning, and Ransom Manning. Honorary pallbearers are Jerry Swafford, Jeff Swafford, Raymond Morris, Willie Methvin, James Smith, Paul Whitson, and Rock Seawel.
The daughter of Shelby and Lucille (Reeves) Mears was born on August 17, 1936 at St. Joe, AR.
Wanda was a member of Beckham Church and also attend the United Pentecostal Church.
Her husband, John Manning; her parents; and one sister, Lavada Smith preceded her in death.
Survivors include two sons, Mike Manning, of Nashville, AR; Tony Manning, of Flippin, AR; three brothers, Carl Mears, of Harrison, AR, Johnny Mears, of Conway, AR, and Sam Mears, of Everton, AR; two sisters, Mary Dilldine, of Barnsdall, OK and Brenda Harris, of Harrison, AR; one grandson, Ransom Manning, two granddaughters, Leslie and Paula Bailey; and one great granddaughter, Micah Manning.
Condolences can be left online at www.holtchapel.com