Bea Manning, age 79, of Grapeland passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017 at her residence. She was born June 7, 1938 in Skidmore to parents, Arthur Yarborough and Virgie Bishop Yarborough. She was a retired UTMB Galveston secretary and a member of the Cowboy Church of Grapeland.
She is survived by two sons, Richard Manning of Latexo, Doug Manning and wife, Kandi of Coldspring; daughter, Faye Sansom of Houston; six grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; sister, Jolyn Haggerton of Tomball; brother, Bing Yarborough and wife, Gloria of Colorado Springs; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Manning.
Funeral services for Bea Manning were held Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10 a.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with Rev. Richard Gillet officiating. Interment to follow in the Latexo Cemetery. The family received friends for visitation Friday evening from 5-7 p.m. at the Callaway-Allee Funeral Home.