Michael "Big Mike" Manuel Sr.
Tue, 2014/02/25 - 4:00am News Staff
Michael "Big Mike" Manuel Sr. departed this life on Friday, February 14, 2014 at 12:15 p.m. at the age of 59. Devoted husband of Valeria Ragas Manuel. Son of the late Joseph "Red" Manuel and Josephine Zenon. Father of Neotha (Nicholas) Gibson, Aldona and Michael Manuel. Step-father of Carl III, Tray and Dontesha Stewart. Brother of Albert (Cheryl) and Johnny Manuel, the late George Sr., James (Grachel) and Ronald Manuel, Mildred (Mitchel) Parker, Anita (Felix) Turner and Betty Mackey. He is also survived by five grandchildren, six step-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers and members of Greater Macedonia Baptist Church, Greater Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, employees of Plaquemines Parish Government, Microtel Inn & Suites, North Shore Community College and Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office attended funeral services at Greater Macedonia Baptist Church in Port Sulphur, LA on Thursday, February 20, 2014. Rev. Mandrel Pansy Sr., Officiating. Internment: Fisher Cemetery, Port Sulphur, LA. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the online guestbook.