2013-03-06 / Obituaries


Robert “Bob” Leslie Manning, 75, of Thomasville died March 4, 2013 at his residence.

He was born March 8, 1937 in Mobile. He was a member of the Midway Baptist Church. He was a United States Army Veteran. He was a former automobile parts salesman.

Survivors include his wife, Janice Manning, Thomasville; three sons, Robert L. Manning Jr., Gregory Allen Manning, Brian (Katie) Manning, all of Mobile; one daughter, Teresa M. (Mike) Pully, Mobile; one brother, Thomas (Sandra) Ducote, Charlotte, N.C.; 18 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Aaron Manning and his mother, Fannie Champagne.

The service was March 7 at 11 a.m. at Midway Baptist Church with Revs. Don Stephens and Rex Jackson officiating. Burial was in the Midway Baptist Church Cemetery in Thomasville.

Active pallbearers were Brian Manning, Billy Plybon, Ethan Miller, Chad Manning, Jacob McGhee and Trey Sullivan.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

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