Paul Jack Wagner, 33-year-old Manila businessman, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2002, at his home. Born at Blytheville, he was the son of the late Michael Jack Wagner and had lived most of his life in Manila. He was a graduate of Marked Tree High School and received a B.S. Degree in Marketing from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Stacy McDonald Wagner of the home; a son, Paul Michael Wagner of Manila; a daughter, Katlyn Nicole Wagner of Manila; his mother and step-father, Paulette and James Smith of Fouke; a brother, Michael H. Wagner of Monticello; a sister, Jamie Smith of Jonesboro; his paternal grandparents, Jack and Martha Wagner of Manila; his maternal grandparents, Paul and Mazie Robbins of Manila.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Howard Funeral Chapel in Manila with Rev. William Piercy officiating. Burial was in the Manila Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Richard Lessler, Trey Neal, Tony Crowell, Shawn Ashabranner, Brian Polston and Brice Grissom.
Honorary pallbearers were Johnny Boyd, Jr., Matthew Robbins, Chris Holt, Jaff Tacker, Jason Minirth and R.N. Bailey.