Melanie Mancil Billingsley, 76, a homemaker from Duncan, died April 28, 2021 at her home. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Friday, April 30, 2021 at Oakridge Cemetery in Clarksdale. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.
She was a Presbyterian.
Survivors include: three daughters Meg (Frank) Tod and Amy Utz both of Duncan. Becky (Jude) Watts of Clarksdale. Brother Thad Mancil, Jr. (Marla) of Abita Springs, La. six grandchildren Kourtney Ayles, Brandon Williamson, Loryn Murphy, Thad Watts, Lanie Watts and Caleb Utz. 10 great-grandchildren and two on the way.
Preceded in death by husband Willie Frederick Billingsley, parents Thadious Darwin Mancil and Margaret Cox Mancil, twin sister Drucilla Matthews and grandson Christopher Watts.