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1977 Joseph 2023

Joseph Stafford Manning, Jr.

July 20, 1977 — July 9, 2023

Watkinsville

Joseph Stafford Manning, Jr., cherished husband, father, son and friend, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2023, eleven days shy of his 46th birthday.

Born in East Point, he was the son of Brenda and Dean Fincher and the late Joseph Stafford Manning, Sr. Joe was employed for more than 23 years at Industrial Mechanical Incorporated as an Accountant. He enjoyed mountain biking, cycling, hiking, camping and spending time with his children and his dog, Polly. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Lambert and Rudene Tatum.

Survivors in addition to his mother and step-father include his wife, Stevie Arwen Manning; four children, William, Nicholas, Alex and Max; sister, Connie; niece, Abigail and nephew, Austin.

Memorial services for Joe will be Saturday, July 22, 2023 at 2:00 pm at Lord and Stephens, West. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1:00 until 2:00 pm at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org or to the American Cancer Society at www.donate.cancer.org.

Lord and Stephens, West is in charge of arrangements.

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