Effingham Daily News
Wanda I. Wyrick, 85, of Stewardson, died at 4:32 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, Effingham.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Neoga Memorial Cemetery, with the Rev. Kevin Wolfe of Mattoon officiating. Swengel-O'Dell Funeral Home, Neoga, is in charge of arrangements. The family wishes that donations be made to the American Cancer Society in lieu of flowers. Online condolences may be expressed at swengel-odell.com.
She was born April 23, 1927, in Shelby County, the daughter of Cecil G. and Henrietta (McCartney) Hutton. Wanda was a homemaker and she enjoyed visiting and talking with her family and friends.
She leaves one son, Sherman D. "Bud" Manship and wife Joyce of Lake Wood; one daughter, Loretta Ruth (Manship) Knight of Fredericktown, Mo.; two brothers, Virgil H. Hutton and wife Betty of rural Trilla and William Hutton and wife Dorothy of Thayer, Mo.; three sisters, Juanita Thompson of Stewardson, Phyllis Black of Killeen, Texas, and Nora Tull and husband Bill of Shelbyville; eight grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, 15 great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Wyrick was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Robert Manship; one brother, Glen Hutton and one infant brother; one sister, Thelma Hopkins and one infant sister.
The family wants to express a special heartfelt thanks to the wonderful caring staff at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospitals ICU Unit and the Cancer Care unit and specialists, Dr. Dy, Dr. E. Dust and Dr. McNickel.