Tonia Cook Neuse


Tonia Nannette Cook Neuse, 47, wife of Michael Andrew Neuse, died Monday, July 3, 2023.

Born December 9, 1975, in Manning, a daughter of Jake Cook and Wilma Jones Cook. She enjoyed painting, crafts, music, and animals. She was an avid Gamecock fan.

She is survived by her husband, of Alcolu; her parents of Alcolu; a son, Spencer Payton of Alcolu; two sisters, Teresa Floyd (Ronald) of Lake City and Tina Rowell (Randell) of Manning; a brother, Adam Lee (Darla) of Manning; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 9, 2023, in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Ambrose officiating. Burial was held in Olive Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Strickland, R.J. Rowell, Charlie Bonilla, Josh Lee, Caleb Lee, Waylon Cutter and Jack Secore.

The family received friends one hour prior to the service from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Stephens Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Manning First Assembly of God Church, Building Fund, 3574 HWY 260, Manning.

Stephens Funeral Home &Crematory, 304 N. Church Street, Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179.