William James Manners, Jr. 81, died Wednesday May 15, 2013 at Duke Raleigh Hospital. He was born in Broward County FL. son of the late Jennie Larson Manners and William James Manners, Sr. and was preceded in death by his wife, Lou Ann Tharrington Manners. Mr. Manners was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
A memorial service honoring his life will be held 4 p.m. Saturday afternoon May 18, 2013 at Oak Level Christian Church with Rev. Gary Williams and Rev. David Haley officiating.
Mr. Manners is survived by his daughter; Jeni M. Conyers of Youngsville and a son; Jeffery Alan Manners of Youngsville, sister; Dorothy Conklin of Virginia Beach, VA., grandchildren; Jeromy Conyers, Ashley Conyers, 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.
Friends may visit with the family immediately following the service at the church.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest. (919-556-5811)