Manly Malcolm Kindley

Manly Malcolm Kindley, 90, of Kernersville, North Carolina gained his wings on Friday, February 5, 2021.


Graveside Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held 1:30PM Friday, February 12, 2021 at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Winston-Salem, NC.  Anyone is welcome to attend the service, we ask that you please wear a mask.


“Jug” was born October 1, 1930 in Winston-Salem to Ned and Carrie Kindley.  He was a proud veteran serving in the Korean War.  His career started at the Winston-Salem Journal & Sentinel Newspaper, and retired from Greensboro News & Record in 1992.  He had a passion and love for golf, all of his life, and played until his health started declining at 85 years young.  He was a Carolina Tarheel basketball fan.


Manly is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Shirley; his children, Michael (Karen), Rick, Penny, and Paul; his three grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother; and sister.


Friends and family may view, and sign the guestbook at


Donations may be made to the Carolina Field of Honor, 651 Willow Creek Road, Kernersville, North Carolina 27284.