Jettie Louise Maness


Obituary Notice

Jettie Louise Maness, 89, of Little Rock, died on Friday, October 24, 2003. She was born in Higginson, AR. She was a graduate of Searcy High School and received her Teacher's Certificate from Arkansas State, Beebe. She lived in Searcy and taught school in Higginson later moving to Little Rock where she was employed for over 25 years for Pfeifer Blass, later Dillards in the linens department, at the Park Plaza store. Jettie loved gardens, traveling and walking in the park with her son Lanny. She was a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Searcy and attended Grace Presbyterian Church in Little Rock.

She was predeceased by a son Larry Leslie Maness in l973. Jettie is survived by one son, Lanny O. Maness of Little Rock, Larry's wife, Sue Maness of Missouri, three grandchildren, Steven, Marc and Michael Maness and six great-grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday at the Ruebel Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Oaklawn Cemetery in Searcy at 9:30 a.m. Monday followed by a memorial service at 1:00p.m. Monday at Grace Presbyterian Church in Little Rock. Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Pulaski County.

Arrangements are under the direction of Ruebel Funeral Home.

Register Book

  • Your mother helped me in the linens department at Dillard's for a number of years. She was always so pleasant and lovely. I was so sorry to read of her death. I will miss her.
    Mrs. Frank White (Gay)
    Former First Lady of Arkansas
    Little Rock, Arkansas
  • My sympathy to the family.My former neighbor, Gladys Holloway, would have worked with your mother at Dillard's. Marilyn Brodie Archer, Hall High class of 1964.
    Marilyn B. Archer
    De Queen, AR