Esther Mae Socia Manes, 83, of Star City, passed away February 22, 2022 at East Point Health and Rehab.

She was born May 25, 1938 in Star City to the late Alvin and Esther Wilkinson Socia.

She was a former member of Northside Baptist Church in Star City, a loving mother and a wonderful homemaker.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie Manes; two sons, Jessie Manes and Ronnie Manes; two brothers, Albert “Boots” Socia and Ray Socia; and two sisters, Bennie King and Irma Nelson.

Survivors include four sons, Doug Manes of Star City, Joe Manes of Pine Bluff, Jerry Manes and James Manes, both of Star City; a brother, James Socia of Searcy; five sisters, Jan (Ross) Martin of Dumas, Linda (Richard) Shepherd of Gould, Velma (William) McEntire and Thelma (Lamar) Reynolds, both of Star City, and Iva Roddy of Bryant; several grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

A private family service will be held at a later date.