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Mary A. Chambers McManus
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1902
Waco
McLennan County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 2004
Barron
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA

Mary McManus
Jan. 25, 1902—Sept. 9, 2004

Mary A. McManus, 102, of Barron died Sept. 9 at Barron Medical Center Extended Care. Funeral services were Monday morning at Foursquare Gospel Church in Barron, with the Rev. Wayne Espeseth officiating and burial at Wayside Cemetery in Barron.

Mrs. McManus was born Jan. 25, 1902 in Waco, Texas, to Benjamin and Leila (Griffen) Chambers. She grew up in Texas and later moved to Winter. She lived in the Cameron-Barron area all the rest of her life.

On March 1, 1939 she married James McManus at Clinton, Iowa, and then was a seamstress and did housekeeping for Barron families and businesses. Mrs. McManus enjoyed quilting and motorcycle riding.

She is survived by three daughters, Hattie Grensing and I. Joy Ewing, both of Barron and Leila Mehus of Waterloo, Iowa; three sons, Charles Dorsey of Virginia, Ned Dorsey of Tipton, Ga., and Jere McManus of Washington; two stepsons, Ben McManus of St. Louis, Mo., and Charles McManus of Oregon; 25 grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; 10 stepgreat-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; three stepgreat-great-grandchildren; and a brother, James of San Antonio, Texas.

Mrs. McManus’ husband, James, four stepsons and a stepdaughter preceded her in death.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Ellis Chambers (1858 - 1939)
  Leila Ada Griffin Chambers (1872 - 1973)
 
 Spouse:
  James Earl McManus (1899 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Washburn Chambers (1879 - 1946)*
  George Washington Chambers (1882 - 1974)*
  Benjamin James Chambers (1889 - 1970)*
  Nellie May Harvey (1894 - 1956)*
  George Dewey Chambers (1898 - 1977)*
  Ben L. Chambers (1898 - 1974)*
  Minnie Ola Chambers Baker (1900 - 1990)*
  Mary A. Chambers McManus (1902 - 2004)
  James Ellis Chambers (1909 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wayside Cemetery
Barron
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Maintained by: Stacy (Skemp) Hollmann
Originally Created by: John Christeson
Record added: Sep 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9478273
Mary A. <i>Chambers</i> McManus
Added by: Rod Bates
 
 
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- Dorothy Knight
 Added: Jan. 25, 2013
Peace be with you.
- Tom Chambers Jr.
 Added: Jan. 4, 2013

- Juanita Chambers
 Added: Jan. 3, 2013
 
 
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