ANNA – Jesse Leon Manus, 82, of Anna, died at 5:55 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at his home.
He was born April 20, 1931, in Union County, the son of Jesse C. and Grace (Vancil) Manus. He married Leota L. Landis on Dec. 19, 2009. He was a member of Big Creek Baptist Church in Anna and Union Masonic Lodge 627.
Jesse is survived by his loving wife, Leota; daughters, Deborah (Dennis) Ryan of Round Oak Park and Barbara (Michael) Ryan of West Bend, Wis.; stepchildren, Carlena (Lloyd) Thompson of Anna, Harold (Sharon) Wright of Wisconsin Dells, Wis., Terry (Mickey) Wright of Anna, Bruce (Susan) Wright of Fallston, Md., and Phillip Wright of Algonquin; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one sister, Mary Lou (Ivis) Wright of Anna; and extended family, Sharon (Charles) Taets and Rick Watson, both of Dixon, and Steven Taets of Oregon.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one grandson, Kevin Ryan.
Services were Thursday in Anna.
Memorials have been established to Big Creek Baptist Church and Trinity Cemetery in Anna.
Visit www.rendlemanhilemanfh.com to send condolences.