Cody Allen Purser, 18, of Manila, died Monday, May 7, 2007, at his home. Born at Blytheville, he was a lifelong Manila resident and attended Manila High School. He was a carpenter and a member of the Bethany Baptist Church in Manila.
Survivors include his parents, Tracy and Pam Purser of Manila; a sister, Chyanne Lee Purser of Manila; his grandparents, Wilma Lindsey of Manila, William Lindsey of Southaven, Miss., and Faye Hancock of Manila.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Danny Smith officiating. Burial was in Manila Cemetery. To sign the online guest register, log on to www.howardfuneralservice.com.