Mona Lisa Roberts Manchester

Published 12:10 am Monday, August 7, 2017


VIDALIA — Services for Mona Lisa Roberts Manchester, 56, of Vidalia, who died Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, in Leesville, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Vidalia First Baptist Church with the Rev. Wes Faulk officiating.

Burial will follow at Holly Grove Cemetery in Wisner under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home.

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Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at Vidalia First Baptist Church.

Mrs. Manchester was born on Dec. 10, 1960 in Vidalia, the daughter of Carl and Louise Roberts.

She was a member of Vidalia First Baptist Church, and she enjoyed spending time gardening, raising chickens, fishing and spending time with her family. Her true love was spoiling her grandchildren.

Mrs. Manchester was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Brenda Sue Grupa.

Survivors include her husband, Donnie Manchester; three daughters, Tori Dawkins and husband, Dustin, of Vidalia, Ashley Prince and husband, Ryan, of Duson and Carlee Duncan and husband, Marshall, of Monterey; four grandchildren, Dru Dawkins, Jasper Prince, Marshall Duncan and Bella Dawkins; two brothers, Butch Roberts and wife, Rosie, and Tully Roberts and wife, Theresa, all of Vidalia; and two sisters, Denise Hanson of Acworth, Ga. and Carellette Cooper and husband, David, of Rayville.

Pallbearers will be Dustin Dawkins, Dru Dawkins, Tully Roberts, Wesley Roberts, Bobby Mulvihill, Randy Russell and Collin Taunton.

Honorary pallbearers will be Butch Roberts, Malcomb Bunch, Thad Cooper, John Cooper and Dusty Lemoine.

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