Submitted by: Susan Langheld
Death Notices from Newspaper in Cleveland, TN
1909-1911(from microfilm)

MANES- Mrs. Mary J. Manes, wife of W.D. Manes, of Cleo, died at he home Sunday evening, March 21, at six o’clock. Interment was made at Blue Springs the 23rd.. She is survived by her husband and seven children. The daughters are Mrs. C.L. Burnett, Mrs. H.R. McNabb, and Misses Kittie, Mayme and Clara while the sons are Messrs.. Charles and William. Mrs. Manes was 65 years, 6months and 13days old at the time of her death. Rev. E.K. Clayton officiated at the funeral. Deceased was a splendid Christian woman, loved and respected by all who knew her. She was a member of the Baptist church for 50 years. She was the daughter of the late Michael Howell, a pioneer settler of Bradley County, and a sister Lousia Howell, also survives her. The family extend their sincere thanks to their many friends and neighbors for their kindness during the illness of their loved one. (3/25/1909 Cleveland Herald Bradley Co.TN)