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Mary Jane Sudbury Manns

Fordyce, AR, 1944 - 2010

Mary Jane Sudbury Manns, 66, of Fordyce died Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at St. John's Place in Fordyce. She was born May 26, 1944 in Rochelle, Ill. She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer Constance and Edith Martin Sudbury, husband, Verble "Red" Manns, brother, William Sudbury, sister, Melba Middleton, stepmother, Lucile Sudbury and brother-in-law, Richard Roos.
She is survived by son, David Conway Jr. of Floyd, Ark.; daughter, Constance Childers of St. Charles, Mo.; two brothers, Robert Sudbury of Plainville, Ill., Kevin Sudbury of Saint Ansgar, Iowa; three sisters, Muriel Roos of Minnetonka, Minn., Sharon Messel of Thomasboro, Ill., Judy Feathers of Titusville, Fla., and her best friend, Ovral Berg of Fordyce.
Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, 320 Executive Court, Suite 104, Little Rock, Ark. 72205. Visitation will be Sunday 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Benton Funeral Home in Fordyce. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Floyd New Cemetery in Floyd with Rev. Mark Quick officiating. Arrangements by Benton Funeral Home in Fordyce. To sign the online register visit

Published October 30, 2010

Benton Funeral Home Inc.
501 West 4th Street, Fordyce, AR
Phone: 870-352-3131