GRAYDON LEE MANNING, age 85, of Sugar Land, TX, passed away Thursday,
April 4, 2013. He was born January 27, 1928, in Crockett, TX, to Graydon and Lena Hart Manning. Grady proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps
during the post Korean era. He was a past Master of Memorial Lodge #1298, Honorary Inspector General of Houston Scottish Rite, 33rd Degree, and a member of Arabia Shrine Temple.
Grady was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jean Manning; daughter, Patricia Pinto; son-in-law, Steve Carver; and longtime friend, Ann Accord. He is survived by his daughters, Debra Marfin (Gary) and Becky Carver (Howard); grandchildren, Eric Marfin (Lauren), Steven Carver, Jr. (Katherine), David Carver (Christina), Alicia Young (Scott), Natalie Fappiano (Francis), Chris Pinto (Shelly), and Nick Pinto; and nine great-grandchildren.
Friends are invited to a visitation with the family from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sunday, April 7, 2013, at The Settegast-Kopf Co. @ Sugar Creek, 15015 Southwest Freeway, Sugar Land (Williams Trace Exit). Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, April 8, 2013, in the Morrow Chapel of The Settegast-Kopf Co. @ Sugar Creek. Interment will follow at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery, in Houston.
For those desiring, donations in Grady's memory may be made to the