Everett Carl Manns, 81
The Guest Book is expired.
Everett Carl Manns, 81, of Rensselaer, passed away at his home Sunday morning, Nov. 25, 2012. Carl was born in Salyersville, Ky. on Oct. 19, 1931, son of the late Bernard and Celia (Howard) Manns. On Nov. 27, 1954, he married Pearl Shirley Vaughn who passed away July 17, 1991. On Jan. 2, 1993, Carl married Retta Green who survives.
Carl served his Country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War from 1952 to 1954. He worked as a manager for McGill Manufacturing for 32 years, retiring in 1986. After his retirement he continued to farm. Carl served on the Election Board for Barkley Township and he enjoyed raising livestock and farming.
Carl is survived by his wife, Retta Manns; one son, Steven Manns, of Chicago, Ill.; four daughters, Rita McCorkel, of Valparaiso, Linda Flora (Brian), of Delphi, Wanda Manns, of Naperville, Ill. and Melody Manns, at home; two brothers, Bill Manns, of Rensselaer and Dick Manns, of South Padre, Texas; two sisters, Maxine Miller, of Francesville and Maud Campbell, of San Pierre; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Carl was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, Shirley and two brothers.
Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, from 3 to 8 p.m. (CST) at the Full Gospel Tabernacle, 11549 N. Hwy. 49, Wheatfield, one half mile south of State Road 10. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. (CST) at Steinke Funeral Home of Rensselaer; Pastor Ken Patrick officiating. Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Full Gospel Tabernacle. Share memories and condolences online at www.SteinkeFuneralHome.com.
Published in the Journal & Courier from Nov. 27 to Dec. 1, 2012