Jeffery Page Manuel, 47, of Lake Charles, passed away on September 10, 2023 in Jennings, LA.
Jeff was born in Houston, Texas and a life-long resident of Lake Charles. He graduated from LaGrange High School in 1994 and McNeese State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. He started his career at Popeyes in Lake Charles, having worked his way up to General Manager in Lake Charles before taking an accounting position with Cameron Communication (now Fastwire), which he currently held a senior accounting position in.
Jeff loved his family, and he loved sports, sports of all kinds. His teams were the Astros and the New Orleans Saints (of which he held season tickets for). His world was centered around his boys. When not at work, Jeff could be found coaching his boys in football, tennis and especially baseball. He was currently a member of the board of South Lake Charles Little League, a coach of Upward Football, a Louisiana Titans Baseball coach, Tennis League and attended Water’s Edge.
Jeff was preceded in death by his father Craig Manuel and leaves to honor and cherish his memory his sons, Nicholas LaPointe, Dallance Manuel and Cooper Manuel; mother, Laurie Page Campbell; brother, Blue Manuel; godchildren, Kaylyn Manuel, Ally Manuel and Noah Manuel; mother of his children, Chrystal Monceaux Edwards; special friend, Patti Ward and numerous extended family of the heart.
Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Friday September 15, 2023 at Johnson Funeral Home of Lake Charles and continue from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM Saturday September 16 at the Funeral Home, with celebration of Jeff’s life will beginning at 11:00 AM with Pastor Tony Bourque officiating.