LADELLE — Emmett Wilson McManus, Jr., 69, of Ladelle, Ark., passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 in Jasper, Texas. Born February 24, 1943, in Ladelle.

LADELLE — Emmett Wilson McManus, Jr., 69, of Ladelle, Ark., passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 in Jasper, Texas. Born February 24, 1943, in Ladelle.

He is survived by his sons; Emmett Curtis McManus of Jasper, Texas., Michael David Graves of Pittsburg, Texas., Jason Bowen of Fayetteville, Ark., his daughters; Emily McManus Canfield of Cabot, Arkansas., Kim Renee’ Cummins of Nederland, Texas; his brother; Vernon Eugene McManus of Ladelle, Ark., eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home, 943 Highway 425 North Monticello, AR.