Unity "Jackie" Manning
Services for Mrs. Manning will be 2 p.m. Sunday, June 3 at Partlow Funeral Chapel with Bros. Glenn Denton and Bob Curtis officiating. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial Park. Visitation will be 1-8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. until the service Sunday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Manning, 87, of Lebanon, died Thursday, May 31, 2007 at Quality Care Health Center. She was a member of the Baptist church, 38 year employee of Lebanon Garment Factory, an 18 year part time employee of The Lebanon Democrat and worked at Castle Heights Military Academy as a seamstress.
She was preceded in death by parents, Andy and Lucy Lannom Thorne; husband, Woodrow Manning; great-granddaughter, Brittney Manning; two brothers and six sisters. Survivors include: sons, Charles (Louise) and James (Barbara) Manning, both of Lebanon; grandchildren, Andy (Tina) and Chuck Manning; great-grandchildren, Justin,, Ryne, Jake, Ty, Danielle, Lindsay and Bailey Manning; special nieces and nephews, Frankie, Henry and Kenneth Davis and Ruthie Henslee.
Pallbearers will be Justin Eskew, Frank Reed, Benny Ligon, David Wright, Roger and Dalton Davis, Chuck Manning and Jerry Lanius. Honorary pallbearers will be Justin Manning, Don Simpson and Rick and David Thorne.