Mr. James Walter “Huck” Manus, age 80, of Waxhaw, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020 at his home.
A memorial service to celebrate his life will be conducted at 3:00 PM at Davis Funeral Home, Saturday September 12, 2020. The service will be officiated by Reverend Curtis Laney of Mary Elizabeth Baptist Church.
Mr. Manus was born on February 24, 1940 in Lancaster County, SC. He was the son of the late James “Connie” Manus and Ola Knight Manus. He retired as a mechanical engineer at Vanguard Supreme where he worked for over 30 years. After retiring in his late 60’s he enjoyed the great outdoors.
He was preceded in death by his sister “Connie Mae” Couick and his brother W.“Lawrence” Manus.
Survivors include his sweetheart of 20 years Faye Watkins Strawn of Wesley Chapel. His daughter Donna Manus Lockhart and her husband the late Larry Lockhart of Monroe. His brother Dennis Manus. His granddaughter Mieka Lockhart of Monroe and grandson Larry Lockhart of Hemby Bridge, 5 great grandchildren, 4 nieces and 3 nephews.
The family will receive friends Saturday September 12, 2020 from 2:00 – 3:00 PM prior to service at Davis Funeral Home at 1003 East Franklin Street, Monroe, NC 28112.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Hospice of Union County, 700 West Roosevelt Boulevard, Monroe, North Carolina 28110.
Davis Funeral of Monroe is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Manus.
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