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Lindabelle Manchester

April 7, 1920 February 29, 2020
Lindabelle Manchester
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Obituary – Lindabelle Manchester

Lindabelle Manchester, age 99, went to the arms of her Heavenly Father on February 29, 2020, from her home at Lamoni Specialty Care Center in Lamoni, Iowa. Lindabelle was born April 7, 1920, in Decatur County, Iowa to Porter Monroe and Jessie Mabel (McIntosh) Moore.

Lindabelle grew up in Lineville, Iowa area until her family moved to Decatur City, Iowa when she was ten years old. After high school she attended Simpson College and earned her teaching degree. She married Curtis H. Manchester on June 22, 1940, in Corydon, Iowa. They were blessed with one son, Grant Dewayne. Lindabelle lived in Leon, Iowa and taught school in the local area while Curt served in the Seabees in Alaska and the Aleutian Islands during World War II. Later they lived in Des Moines, Iowa where Lindabelle worked as an office supervisor at Meredith Publishing. In 1982, she retired and they moved to Rogers, Arkansas. They enjoyed fishing and spending time together. They were members of the Cornerstone Baptist Church in Rogers. Shortly after Curtis’s death in 2007, Lindabelle moved to Crown Colony in Lamoni, she later moved into the Lamoni Assisted Living Facility before going into the Lamoni Specialty Care Center.

Lindabelle enjoyed gardening, raising both vegetables and flowers.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Curtis; and siblings, Maxine Carter, Roberta Tabin, Eva Hembry, Clair Moore, Grant Moore, and infant Robert Moore. Survivors include her son, Grant Manchester, of Riverview, Florida; nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.





Funeral services will be held at the Slade – O’Donnell Funeral Home in Leon, Iowa at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 12, 2020, with Pastor Cass Young officiating. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery, Lineville, Iowa. Visitation is Wednesday, March 11, at the funeral home beginning at noon with Family receiving friends 6-8 p.m.

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Visitation

Wednesday

11

Mar

12:00 PM 3/11/2020 12:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 3/11/2020 8:00:00 PM
Slade-O'Donnell Funeral Home - Leon

103 NE Mill Street
Leon, IA 50144

Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m.

Slade-O'Donnell Funeral Home - Leon
103 NE Mill Street Leon 50144 IA
United States

Service

Thursday

12

Mar

9:30 AM 3/12/2020 9:30:00 AM
Slade-O'Donnell Funeral Home - Leon

103 NE Mill Street
Leon, IA 50144

Slade-O'Donnell Funeral Home - Leon
103 NE Mill Street Leon 50144 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Evergreen Cemetery Final Resting Place

Lineville, IA

Lineville IA
United States
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