Lawrence E. Manning, 67, of Glen St. Mary died Saturday, April 28, 2012. Mr. Manning loved spending time with family, his grandchildren and family friend Peewee Starling. He was a retired corrections officer who loved his church and bluegrass music.
Survivors include wife Kathryn Manning; sons Lawrence E. (Jessica) Manning Jr. and Gary Manning; daughters Lynette (Chuck) Highsmith and Leslie (Derrick) Williams; brothers Vernon Manning, Ferrell (Alberteen) Manning and Robert Manning; sister Mary Griffis; grandchildren Matthew, Shelby, Brandon, Jacob, Dalton, Kaden, Jadyn and Chase.
A graveside service was held at 11 am on Tuesday, May 1 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Sanderson with Rev. Neil Griffis officiating. Forbes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.