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McKENZIE — Mary E. Manning, 73, of McKenzie died Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Christian Care Center of McKenzie. Her funeral service were Friday, April 26, 2019 at McEvoy Funeral Home with Bro. James Hazelwood of Bethel Baptist Church in McKenzie officiating. Burial was at Birds Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Whitlock.
Mary E. Manning was born November 26, 1945 in Whitlock, Tennessee to the late Curtis Hayden McCuiston and the late Mary Virginia Morris McCuiston. In 1962 she married Buddy Joseph Manning and he preceded her in death on December 31, 2014.
Ms. Manning is survived by one son, Christopher Todd Manning of Batavia, Ill.; one daughter-in-law, Tracy Manning of Chattanooga, Tenn.; three grandchildren: Jake (Brea) Manning, Samantha Manning, and Melanie (Joseph) Bemis; two great grandchildren: Hunter Bemis and Kayden Bemis; and one brother, Curtis H. (Peggy) McCuiston, Jr. of McKenzie, Tenn.
Besides her parents and husband, Ms. Manning was also preceded in death by two sons: Joseph Sheryl Manning and James Lee Manning who was preceded at birth; and two sisters: Loredda Carol Davis and Ramell Mae Hudgins.