William James Manners, Jr. 81, of Youngsville, died Wednesday May 15, 2013 at Duke Raleigh Hospital. He was born in Broward County, Fla., the son of the late Jennie Larson Manners and William James Manners, Sr. and was married to Lou Ann Tharrington Manners who preceded him in death. Mr. Manners was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
A memorial service honoring his life was held Saturday afternoon May 18, at Oak Level Christian Church with the Rev. Gary Williams and the Rev. David Haley officiating.
Mr. Manners is survived by his daughter, Jeni M. Conyers of Youngsville; his son, Jeffery Alan Manners of Youngsville; sister, Dorothy Conklin of Virginia Beach, VA; grandchildren, Jeromy Conyers, Ashley Conyers, and Jessica Manners Hancock and husband, Michael; great-grandchildren,Max and Benjamin Hancock.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Oak Level Christian Church Missions Fund, P.O. Box 216, Youngsville, NC 27596.