She is survived by: her husband of 44 years, Jim; a son, James and wife Mary of Asheville, N.C.; a daughter, Molly Martin and husband Joe of Clemmons, N.C.; and three grandchildren, Mary Manning Holmes, Claire and Emma Martin.
Manning was a resident of Atlanta from 1971 to 2001. During her years in Atlanta, Manning was heavily involved in numerous organizations including the Junior League of Atlanta and the Brookwood Hills Garden Club. In retirement, Manning lived at Lake Burton and continued her civic involvement with several local organizations.
Private services will be held.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Richard’s Kids, 47 Deer Creek Trail, Clayton, GA 30525.
Beck Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.beckfuneralhome.com.