Lowell Carlton Manning

Lowell Carlton Manning, 85, of 203 Hampton Avenue, passed away Saturday, May 30th, in his home.

Husband of Mattie Harris Lipscomb Manning, he was born in Gaffney and was a son of the late Robert “Bob” Manning and the late Lillie Camp Manning.

He was a member of Dunton United Methodist Church where he served a Father of the Church, member of the Methodist Men, choir, and Steward.

Lowell was a retired truck driver with Overnite Trucking Company.

He was preceded in death by: two sons, George Manning and Jack Lipscomb; five sisters and five brothers.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by: a son, Lowell C. Manning (Melissa), of Florence, SC; five daughters, Linda Manning, of Spartanburg, Lorre Dion Wilkins and Ava L. Dover, both of Gaffney; Lisa Moran, of Richmond, VA, Sandra Smith, of Bayonne, NJ; a brother, Jack Manning, of Greer; 20 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews.

The Funeral Service will be held Thursday, June 4th, 1:00 p.m., in The Gilmore Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Calvin Smith and Rev. Willie Wilson. Attendees are requested to wear a mask and observe social distancing. Interment will follow in Wesley Chapel Church Cemetery.