Melissa Ann McMannis, age 46, of Wintersville, OH, passed away Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Sienna Skilled Care Center, Wintersville, OH.
She was born October 17, 1967, in Steubenville, OH.
Melissa had been formerly employed at the Ohio Valley Truck Stop in Pottery Addition (Steubenville) OH, and was a 1986 graduate of Jefferson Union High School.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Juanita McMannis; aunts, Jackie McMannis Haas and Donna McCourt; step-mother, Donna McMannis; and special friends, Betty Kearns and Jerry Mozingo.
Melissa is survived by her daughter, Ashley (Steven) Graham of Wintersville, OH; father, Charles D. McMannis of Toronto, OH; mother, Ruth Pearson McMannis of Toronto, OH; brother, Ricky D. (Patty) McMannis of Bellington, WV; sister, Stephanie (Doug) Funkhauser of Columbus, OH; and her favorite cat, Gizmo.
Visitation hours for Melissa will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Friday, May 23, at the Cornerstone Church, Clark and Fifth streets, Toronto, followed by a celebration service of Melissa's life at 1 p.m.. Friday with Pastor Raul Diaz officiating. Burial will follow at the Ft. Steuben Burial Estates, Wintersville, OH.
Melissa's services are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto, OH, 740-537 -1234 or 1-855 -847-1240
Memorial contributions in memory of Melissa may be made to the Cornerstone Church.
To send condolences to the family go to www.clarkefuneralhome. com,