Posted: Monday, September 13, 2010 2:57 pm
The Messenger, September 13, 2010
Emma Pauline (Overall) Manns, 86, of Union City died Sept. 11, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ridgely chapel of Curry Funeral Home, with the Rev. Carl Southerland officiating. Interment will follow in Ridgely’s New Haven Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jimmie Manns, Mark Boyd, Bryan Cermak, Matthew Cermak, Tim Cermak, Jamie Rambo and Buddy Baker.
Friends may call at the chapel 5-8 this evening and on Tuesday from 8 a.m. until the hour of services.
She was born Feb. 5, 1924, in Bogota, daughter of the late Lorenzo Dow and Bertha Lorene (McCage) Overall. She was the widow of Arthur “Drake” Manns, who died Oct. 31, 2002, and was a retired factory employee.
Survivors include four daughters, Linda Stone-burner of Dyersburg and Patsy Cermak, Carol Adams Curlin and Shirley Rambo, all of Union City; two sons, Jimmie Manns of Miston and Charles Manns of Texas; her sister, Alma Lorene Boyd of Dresden; her brother, L.D. Overall of California; and 17 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Sandra Jean Manns; two sons, Jackie Dale Manns and Jerry Manns; and three grandchildren.