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Martin DeWitt "Shine" Manning, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1878
Death: Aug. 25, 1977


Martin DeWitt Manning, Sr., was born Saturday, December 28, 1878 in Washington Parrish, La. to Nehemiah and Sophronia (Adams) Manning.

He married Clara L. Burkhalter and together they had two children; Jesse B. Manning and Doris (Manning) Price. Clara passed away August 24, 1915.

After his good friend Wiley Pierce was killed, "Shine" married his widow Ida (Welch) Pierce and helped raise their 6 children; Wendell Pierce, Maxine (Pierce) Bennett, Woodrow Pierce, Harvell Pierce, Eilyne (Pierce) Wigginton and Lynetta (Pierce) Bell. Together they had a son; Martin Manning Jr.

Martin DeWitt Manning passed away Thursday, August 25, 1977 in Franklin, La.

Family links: 
  Nehemiah Manning (1840 - 1933)
  Clara Burkhalter Manning (1888 - 1915)
  Ida Irene Welch Manning (1889 - 1973)*
  Jesse B. Manning (1910 - 1910)*
  Doris Marie Manning Price (1913 - 1993)*
  Martin DeWitt Manning (1929 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Morris Cemetery
Washington Parish
Louisiana, USA
Maintained by: Goula ✿ Graver
Originally Created by: Bonnie D.
Record added: May 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36677893
Martin DeWitt Shine Manning, Sr
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Martin DeWitt Shine Manning, Sr
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- Goula ✿ Graver
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015
Rest in peace.
- rw2009
 Added: Mar. 21, 2015

- Alexandra Montgomery
 Added: Jan. 24, 2015
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