Ms. Delane McManus Deen, 73, of Hazlehurst, died Dec. 21.
Ms. Deen was born Oct. 1, 1948, in Jeff Davis County.
She is preceded in death by her parents, John McManus, Doris Merritt McManus, her husband, Eddie Gene Deen, son, Greg Deen and daughter, Debbie McManus, brother, David McManus and sisters, Betty Burkett, Rosie Griffin, Lynette Merritt, Brenda Spivey and Judy Dykes. She enjoyed watching Days of Our Lives, drinking her coffee, gardening and growing beautiful flowers. She had a smile every time you saw her and she lived life to the fullest. She loved her family, children and grandchildren and church family at Northgate Baptist Church.
Survivors include daughters and son-in-law, Angie and Jerry Dykes of Hazlehurst and Rhonda Deen of Baxley; son and daughter-in-law, Rodney and Tammy Deen of Baxley; brother, James McManus; sisters, Eloise Clark and Patricia Dykes; grandkids, Candice Deen, Jennifer Deen, Kyle and Mandi Krafczyk, Katie (Colby) Dykes, Holly Dykes, and Breat McLoon; great-grandkids, Lake Krafczyk, Kaleb Deen, Hayleigh Brooke Dykes, Kylei Dykes, Dalton McLoon, Brailey McLoon, Kyson Dykes, Asher Krafczyk, Kase Krafczyk and Liam Deen.
Services were held Dec. 23 in the chapel of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home with the Rev. Glen Stinson and the Rev. Jinker Horton officiating. Interment followed in Hazlehurst Memorial Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers were members of Northgate Baptist Church, all friends and family in attendance.
Active pallbearers were Colby Dykes, Brent McLoon, Wade Dykes, Josh Dykes and Kyle Krafczyk.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.