Elizabeth Delaine (Keene) Manning

August 12, 1953 ~ July 10, 2019 (age 65)

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Elizabeth Delaine Manning, 65, of Hilliard, FL passed away July 10, 2019 in Jacksonville, FL.  She was born August 12, 1953 in Folkston, GA to the late James Alvin Keene and Doris Nettles Vanacor.  Mrs. Manning retired in October 2012 from the Florida Department of Agriculture after 28 years of service. 

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters:  Maryann Johnson and Rose McInvale and a brother:  Andy Vanacor.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years:  Richard Manning; 2-children:  Richie Manning, II and April (Eugene) Willis; 4-grandchildren:  Tristan Carter, Maddison Manning, Bryce Willis and Kailyn Manning; and a brother:  James Robert Keene.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 13 at 3:00 PM in the chapel of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home with Rev. David Manning officiating.  Memorialization will be by cremation.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, GA. 

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Celebration of Life
July 13, 2019

3:00 PM
Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home Chapel
526 Oakwood Street
Folkston, GA 31537

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