Mark D. Manning, 49, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 at Rhea Medical Center.
Born in Sussex, England, Mark was the son of Samuel Frank and Claudine Hawkins Manning. He was a graduate of Rhea County High School, the Class of 1983. Mark moved to the Spring City community from San Antonio, Texas in 1971. He was employed by Bechtel Corporation as a pipefitter. Mark was a member of the Rhea Springs Lodge #310 F.&A.M and was of the Protestant faith.
Mark was preceded in death by his father, Samuel Frank Manning.
Survivors include his mother, Claudine Hawkins Manning of Spring City; brothers, David Manning of Boise, Idaho and Tim (Wilma) Manning of Rockwood, Tenn.; nephews, Sam and Max Manning and nieces, Madison and Jordan Manning.
Masonic services will be held Friday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cold Nose Coalition, c/o Jill Allison, 111 Williams Street, Spring City, TN 37381
Vaughn Funeral Home, Spring City is in charge of arrangements. www.vaughn-funeral-home.com