Hampton, Manford Lee

Mr. Manford Lee Hampton, 81, of Jonesboro, passed away, Oct. 26, 2011.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Estelle Hampton. He was retired from AT&T.

Mr. Hampton is survived by his children, Karen Hampton, of Jonesboro, Tim (Joanna) Hampton, of Jonesboro, Ken Hampton, of Jonesboro, and Vickie (Wally) England, of Van Burren, Ohio; grandchildren, Tiffany (Jason) Klar, Matthew Hampton; great-grandchildren, Julie Klar, and Katie Rose Klar.

A memorial service will be held, Monday, Oct. 31, at 1 p.m., at the Valley Hill Baptist Church. Pastor Dave Swieringa will officiate. The family will receive friends from noon, until service time at the church. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge is in charge of arrangements, (770) 210-2700, www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.