May 13, 1954 ~ October 30, 2011
Darwin G. Maness, age 57, of Robbins died Sunday (October 30, 2011) at Duke University Medical Center in Durham.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday at Crossroads Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Holyfield officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the home.
A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Wilmer and Edith Shelton Maness. He was a graduate of North Moore High School and a US Airforce veteran. He received a associates degree in business at Montgomery Community College and an associates degree in auto body repair at Sandhills Community College. He owned and operated Maness' Body Shop in Robbins from 1983-1995. He worked as an auto body instructor at Sandhills Community College and had recently become the department Chair for the the automotive department. He was former member of the Robbins Rescue Squad where he served for over 30 years and an active member of Crossroads Baptist Church where he served as deacon and Sunday school teacher. He loved God, his family, and his Harley Davidson.
He was preceded in death by a sister Winnie Pierce of FL.
He is survived by: his wife Susan M. Maness; sons Chris Maness of Robbins, Rodney Maness and wife Rhonda of Robbins; brothers Gordon Ray and wife Pat of Seagrove, Gray Maness of Robbins, Merritt Maness and wife Judy of Robbins; two grandchildren Madison and Tristan.
Memorials may be made to: Robbins Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 172, Robbins, NC 27325.
Kennedy Funeral Home is serving the Maness family.