, Corbin, KY

November 22, 2013

Robert Manning, Corbin, KY

CORBIN — Robert “Bob” Lee Manning, 55, of Lily, passed away Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Baptist Health Lexington.

Born February 14, 1958, he was the son of the late James and Geraldine Manning. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, James Manning Jr.

Survivors include his loving wife of 40 years, Audrey Manning; his beloved children: Robert Manning Jr., of Lily; Andrea Foster and husband Darrell, of Cincinnati, Ohio; Geri Beth Helton and husband Chris, of Cincinnati, Ohio; and Desiree Manning, of Lily; grandchildren: Candace Manning, Dana Manning, Shona Manning, Olivia Foster, Lucas Foster, Bridgett Remley, Cassandra Helton, Emily Helton, Abigail Helton, Christopher Helton Jr., Alesa Mannning, Diane Thomas, and Andrea Thomas, as well as a great-grandson expected to arrive in February.  He is also survived by one brother: William Manning, two sisters: Regina Manning and Cheri Georke, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and numerous friends, all who mourn his passing.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m.  Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jabe Smith officiating.

The family of Robert Manning will receive friends from noon until the funeral hour at 2 p.m. at Hart Funeral Home Inc., located at 1011 Master Street in Corbin.

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