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2010-03-18 / Obituaries


Willard David Maness, 80, of Sunny South, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at his home.

Mr. Maness was born Feb. 26, 1913 in Choctaw County. He was retired from the Alabama Department of Transportation and was a member of Sunny South Baptist Church.

The funeral was held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 11, at Sunny South Baptist Church with the Rev. Denis Couturie officiating. Burial was in Sunny South Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Maness is survived by his wife, Mary Louise Maness of Sunny South; one daughter, Brenda Turk of Morvin; one son, David Terry Maness of Sunny South; two sisters, Erma Jean Ward of Coy and Earnestine Thompson of Brundage; two brothers, Moody Marion Maness of Monroeville and Clifford Osman Maness of Camden; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Lynn Maness, David Turk, Ken Boggs, Phil Maness, Moody Maness, Bruce Sims, Morris Hill and Cody Hill.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville directed.

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