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James Manley

December 18, 1961 — March 3, 2019

James Clyde Manley a.k.a. Red Beard, formerly of Wolfe City, passed away on March 3, 2019, following a courageous battle with brain cancer; he was lovingly surrounded by his family during his passing. James was born to Clyde and June Manley on December 18, 1961. He married the love of his life, Norma Canales, on November 21, 1991.

James is survived by his wife; daughters Courtney and Brianca; son James Dylan, all of San Antonio; mother June Smithers and husband, Jesse of Greenville; brother Lance and husband, Joe of Greenville; sister Tammy and husband, Jimmy of Wolfe City; uncle Donnie Manley of Blooming Grove, aunt Arvilla Manley of Greenville, aunt Shirley Delaney of Webster’s Falls, Oklahoma; as well as numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and several life long friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Clyde Manley, and grandparents, Rufus and Minnie Manley, and Dan and Chloe Rogers.

James was an exceptionally hard-working man that adored his family, friends, and the Dallas Cowboys. He will forever be carried in our hearts.

Memorial Service will be held at 2:30 PM, March 16th, at Park Street Baptist Church in Greenville, TX. Internment will follow at Tidwell Cemetery on Highway 34. In Lieu of flowers, it is requested that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

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