Lois B. Manning

Published 12:00 am Saturday, June 14, 2008

HAMPTON—Lois Emma Bishop Manning, 87, died June 10, 2008, at Riverside Convalescent Center, Smithfield.

Mrs. Manning was born in Henry Co., Va., and was formerly of Bassett, Va.

She had been a resident of Hampton since 1953. For many years, she resided in Berkley Village and was very active in the community life.

She will be remembered as a caretaker of fellow residents and enjoyed ceramics, crafts and the bazaars sponsored by the village.

She enjoyed gardening and in younger years was an avid duckpin bowler.

She was a beloved wife, mother and grandmother.

She is preceded by death by her husband, Andrew Pierce Manning and a son, Barry Lynn Manning Sr.

Survivors include her daughter, Sherry Clark and

husband Raleigh of Smithfield; six grandchildren, Kelly Ann Hobgood, Danette Backhand, Shannon Montgomery, Barry Lynn Manning Jr., Michael Manning and David Manning; eight great-grandchildren; and two great great-grandchildren.

Services will be private.

The family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to CHKD, 601 Childrens Lane, Norfolk, VA 23507.

Arrangements are in the care of Colonial Funeral Home, Smithfield.