Moody Marion Maness, Sr.
January 04, 1932 – November 01, 2018
Mr. Moody Marion Maness, Sr., age 86, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018 at his home.
Mr. Maness was born in Flatwoods, AL, but moved to Coy, AL at a young age. Mr. Maness worked in law enforcement in Wilcox County for 19 years and served as Wilcox County Sheriff for 1 year. Mr. Maness moved to Monroeville in 1982 where he retired from Georgia Pacific in the security department. Mr. Maness was a mason and a member of the Vredenburg Baptist Church.
Preceded in death by his parents, L.C. and Clara Maness, a brother, Willard Maness, a sister, Erma Jean Ward, his grandson, Kyle Thomas, his great-grandson, Trenton Thomas and a son-in-law, Kirven Thomas.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Mary Maness of Monroeville, AL; his son, Moody (Icey) Maness, Jr. of Goodway, AL; three daughters, Dinah (Mike) Fuller of Excel, AL, Malisa (Brent) Williams of Pensacola, FL, and Daphne (Darrell) McKinley of Excel, AL; a brother, Osman Maness of Camden, AL; a sister, Ernestine Thompson of Brundidge, AL; 22 grandchildren; and 35 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Coy Cemetery in Coy, AL.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Coy Cemetery, c/o Community Neighbor Bank in Camden.
Share condolences online by signing Mr. Maness’ guestbook at www.monroechapel .com.