Rosa Manning

Published 2:38 pm Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Sis. Rosa Mary Warren Manning passed away at the age of 73 on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at St. Tammany Parish Hospital in Covington.

She leaves to cherish her memories: two loving daughters, Tish (David) Rodgers and Rita (Fred) Dillon; mother, Versie Lee Warren; two sisters, Iretha (Larry) Brown, and Louise (Elbert) Davis of Franklinton; seven brothers, Huqinton (Annette) Warren, Winston (Charlotte) Warren, Lester (Sherrie) Warren, Donald Ray Warren of Stockton, Calif., Kenneth (Edith) Warren, and Calvin Warren of Franklinton, and Keefer Brown of Ponchatoula; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Laura L. King of Long Beach, Calif., and Clara McClendon of Seattle, Wash.; Lavern Smith of Franklinton, Mary Labi of Beverly Hills, Calif., Ilene (Donell) Davis of Kent, Wash., Arvester (Tina) Manning of Long Beach, and Bernard Watson; three grandchildren, Whitney Dillon, Alexus Dillon and O’Ryan Dillon; one great-grandchild, Amirriyon Butler; a special great-aunt, Georgia McCant; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Sylvester Manning; father, Ellis Warren; brother, Calvett Warren; and sister, Willie Marie Watson.

Visitation will be Friday, March 16, from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Crain and Sons Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral service will be Saturday, March 17, at 1 p.m. at Bethel Church of Christ Holiness with Elder Alvin Partman, pastor, officiating. Interment will be at Bethel Cemetery.

Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Franklinton are in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook online at