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John Wilbur Manly
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1937
Columbia
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 1958
Florence
Williamson County
Texas, USA

Word was received here today (Thursday) that John Wilbur Manly, a Columbia boy, had been killed in a automobile collision in which two other area men had lost their lives.

The accident occurred near Waco, Texas, where the group had gone for two weeks training at the Army Reserve Training Camp at Fort Hood.

Young Manly was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Manly, and a grandson of Steve Manly, all residents of Volman Lake community.

He graduated from the Columbia School in 1955, and was presently employed with the Louisiana Power and Light Co., and was residing with his wife in Monroe. His wife was the former Sandra Humphreys, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Humphreys of the Heights.

At the time of going to press Thursday afternoon, no other information was available concerning the accident or time of funeral.

Published in The Caldwell Watchman (Columbia, LA), Thursday, August 21, 1958 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilbur Wright Manly (1910 - 1971)
  Ruby Eula Volentine Manly (1913 - 2003)
 
 Sibling:
  John Wilbur Manly (1937 - 1958)
  Jerry Steven Manly (1941 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Welcome Home Cemetery
Grayson
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Ron Manley
Originally Created by: Tombstoner & Family
Record added: Nov 17, 2004
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John Wilbur Manly
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John Wilbur Manly
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John Wilbur Manly
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In memory of my first cousin, John W.
- Ron Manley
 Added: Oct. 21, 2012

- Tombstoner & Family
 Added: Dec. 16, 2008
Rest in peace
- Debbie Queen Lewis
 Added: Nov. 17, 2004
 
 
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