John T. "Jack" Manning

Manning, John T. "Jack" CHARLOTTE, N.C. John "Jack" T. Manning, age 89, died on November 23, 2013. Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Evelyn (Tyll) and their four children, Jeannette (Rodney) Debs of Niceville, Fla., John W. (Donna) Manning of Troy, Paul (Carmen) Manning of Chester, N.J., and Michael (Sharon) Manning of Charlotte, N.C. and eight grandchildren, including Laura and Adam Manning from Troy, and one great-granddaughter. He was preceded in death by his brothers, William and Edward. After serving with the Navy in World War II, he worked as a patrolman and motorcycle officer for the City of Troy police department, an investigator for the New York State Beverage Control Department, served as the chief clerk of the Rensselaer County Family Court and as clerk of the Board of Supervisors for Rensselaer County. He retired in 1985 as the director of Administrative Services for the Rensselaer County Department of Social Services. John enjoyed his retirement at Babcock Lake and Vero Beach, Fla. He moved to North Carolina to be closer to family. The family would like to thank the excellent care given by the Hospice and Palliative Care Charlotte Region team and would like to suggest donations be given at Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Published in Albany Times Union on Nov. 30, 2013