Thomas Louis Manson, Jr., 76, of Lone Oak went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, August 21, 2015 in Greenville. Graveside services under the direction of Ingram Funeral Home in Quinlan will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Dallas-Ft. Worth National Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Tuesday.
Mr. Manson was born February 10, 1939 in Shawnee, Oklahoma. He is the son of the late Thomas L Manson Sr. and Viola Gressby Manson. He was raised and educated in Oklahoma. In 1959, he entered the U.S. Navy. After his discharge he moved to Dallas. He married the former Miss Doi Thi Le on May 6, 1991 and they made their home in Dallas before moving to Lone Oak in 1997. Thomas continued his education and earned his Associates Degree from Dallas Community College. He enjoyed playing pool, chess, crossword puzzles and reading. He was also an amazing artist and loved painting.
He is loved and will be missed by his wife Doi Manson; son Cam Le and wife Jillian of Rockwall; daughter Katherine Sawle of Springview, Nebraska; grandchildren; Annistyn, Sophia and Mattie; sister Francis Flatt of Gonzales, Texas.