Survivors include wife, Virginia L. Manning; daughters and sons-in-law, Martha and Jim Hardman of Covington, Lisa and Jerry Harvey of McCalla, AL; son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Kay S. Manning of Thompson; grandchildren, Kelli Harvey, Melissa Hardman, Patrick Harvey; sisters and brother-in-law, Lillie Mae Clinginpeel, Mary Jane and Bernice Farmer; brother and sister-in-law, William and Gerri Manning; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. Manning will be held Saturday, January 24, 2:00 PM, at Lovejoy United Methodist Church with Rev. Rick Gravitt officiating and interment following in Lovejoy UMC Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, 1215 Access Road, Covington, on Friday January 23, from 6-8 PM. Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to Lovejoy United Methodist Church, 12835 Hwy 36, Covington, Georgia, 30014.