James “Jimmy” Norvell Manning
November 6, 1940 – September 29, 2018
James “Jimmy” Norvell Manning, 77, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018 at his residence. He was born November 6, 1940 in Union County to the late Ralph Norvell and Mamie McMillen Manning. He was retired from Piper Impact.
He was dedicated to his family and his work. He enjoyed several hobbies and interests, including his beagles, tractors, farming and country music.
Funeral services will be 2:00p.m. Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at United Funeral Service with Bro. Tim McMillen officiating. Burial will be at Ingomar Cemetery. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Lula Dowdy Manning; one daughter, Betty Dowdy Jenne of Ellistown; two sons, Jimmy Brooks and Bradley Manning, both of New Albany; two sisters, Betty Manning Gossom of Pensacola, FL and Kathy Manning Gillespie of Greenwood, SC; four grandchildren: Liam and Shaelee Manning of New Albany and Samantha and Joseph Dilello of West Sand Lake, New York.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Tina Manning Dilello and a son, Ronnie Manning.
Visitation will be Tuesday, October 2, 2018 from 4:00p.m. till 8:00p.m. at the funeral home.