Mr. Millwood Lee Manning, beloved father, grandfather and brother entered eternal rest on December 1, 2018. Millwood was born to the late Millwood Lee Sutton and Norma Odessa Manning. Millwood received his education in the Chesapeake Public School system. He was employed with the Trade Team, where he worked on various ships from 1980 until his death.
Millwood was predeceased by his grandparents, Mr. Otis Sutton Sr., Ms. Mary Lee Sutton, Mr. Theodore Cherry, and Ms. Queen E. Cherry; his uncle, Theodore Cherry, Jr.; his aunt, Geraldean Barksdale.
Mr. Manning leaves to cherish his memory: a daughter, Nicole Manning; grandson, Shannon Hall of Chesapeake, VA; two sisters, Jenita Sutton and Velnita (Jerry) McCants; three brothers, Timothy Sutton, Larry Sutton, and Anthony (Chiquita) Sutton all of Chesapeake, VA; six aunts, Healen Jones, Mattie (Calvin) Brown of New Jersey, Ruth (William) Evans, Sr., Vera Sutton of Chesapeake, VA, Joann (Benjamin) Williams, and Anna (Winston) Simmons of Portsmouth, VA; three uncles, Otis (Lee Verta) Sutton, Jr. of Chesapeake, VA; Norobert (Mary) Sutton, Sr. of North Carolina, and James Cherry of North Carolina; his number 1 cousin, Mr. Calvin Barksdale of Norfolk, VA; 30 nieces and nephews; his brother-in-law, Tony James; bestfriend, Dennis L. Palmer of Portsmouth, VA; and a host of cousins and friends.