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MSgt. Henry Mann, Jr., U.S. Army (Ret.) Obituary

MSgt. Henry
MSgt. Henry "Hank" Mann, Jr., U.S. Army (Ret.)

June 6, 1935 - August 8, 2018
Born in Dickenson Co., VA
Resided in Candler, NC
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MSgt. Henry "Hank" Mann, Jr., U.S. Army (Ret.), also known affectionately as "Junior," 83, of Candler, went to his Heavenly Home on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.

A native of Dickenson Co., VA, Hank was a son of the late Henry, Sr., and Lizzie Cooper Mann. One of 13 children, he was preceded in death by 11 of his siblings.

Mr. Mann proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, working specifically in Military Intelligence. After retiring from the Army, Hank worked for and retired from Vulcan Materials Co. as a scale clerk. He was also a member of Good News Baptist Church.

Mr. Mann is survived by his wife, Nola "Sue" Keith Mann; children, Sandy Mann, Shelia Worley (Ronnie), Dennis Mann (Donna) and Jennifer Wright (B.C.); sister, Hattie "Sis" Morgan; grandchildren, Michael Worley (Holly), James Worley, Tony Wilson, Lauren Lunsford (Philip) Daniel Worley, Justin Wilson (Lex), Jarrod Wright, and Jordyn Wright; great-grandchildren, Madison, Jazmine, Noelle, Chloe, Karlee, Gavin, Jaxon, and Clara; and many other family members.

The funeral service for Mr. Mann will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 13, at Good News Baptist Church with the Pastors Steve Smith and Jacob Smith officiating.
Interment with full military honors will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

His family will receive friends from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave.

Memorials in Hank's honor may be made to the Alzheimer's Association at




Groce Funeral Home
1401 Patton Avenue
Asheville, NC US 28806
Sunday, August 12, 2018
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Good News Baptist Church
1953 Smokey Park Hwy
Candler, NC 28715
Monday, August 13, 2018
11:00 AM
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
1498 Sand Hill Road
Candler, NC USA 28715
Monday, August 13, 2018


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