Mr. W. Lawrence Manus, age 77, of Waxhaw, North Carolina, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at the McWhorter Hospice House in Monroe, North Carolina.
A Memorial Service for Lawrence Manus will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday, August 29, 2020, at Mary Elizabeth Baptist Church, 5007 Tom Starnes Road, Waxhaw, NC 28173, officiated by Reverend Curtis Laney.
Interment will follow at the Church Cemetery.
Mr. Manus was born on August 30, 1942, in Union County, North Carolina, a son of the late James Connie Manus and the late Ola Knight Manus. He was preceded in death by a sister, Connie Mae Manus Couick. Lawrence was married to the late Delaine Manus.
Lawrence was a retired maintenance supervisor with Celanese.
Survivors include a son, Bryon Manus and wife Robin of Matthews; a daughter, Michelle Miller of Charlotte; two brothers, Dennis Manus and Walter Manus; grandchildren, Jordan Manus, Hunter Manus, Ari Miller and Jennifer Pennigar; nieces, Donna Manus, Janet Couick, Tina Piepgrass and Tiffany Gribbins; nephews, Kevin Couick and Greg Couick.
The family will host a BBQ Celebration of Life for family and friends to honor his birthday and his commitment to the church and community. The Celebration will be Saturday, August 29, 2020, from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM, location to be determined.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, or to Mary Elizabeth Baptist Church.
Davis Funeral Service of Monroe is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Manus. An on-line guest register book is available at www.davisfuneralservice.com.
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