October 21, 2006
Mrs. Mary Lizzie Graham Manier, age 91, of the Flat Creek Community of Williamson County, died Saturday, October 21, 2006 in Franklin after an extended illness. Mrs. Manier was a native of Williamson County and was a daughter of the late Robert Carl and Emma Ethel Lester Graham. She was a member of the College Grove United Methodist Church, the Flat Creek Community Club, College Grove Book Club and was a former member of the Williamson County Farm Bureau and the Farm Bureau Women. Mrs. Manier was a 50 year member and three time past matron of the Order of the Eastern Star, and was a member of Franklin Chapter # 449. Mrs. Manier always made it known that she was an avid UT fan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Albert "Brownie" Manier, who died in 2000.
Mrs. Manier is survived by nephew and niece, Hal Manier and Judy Manier; special cousin, Debbie White; special friends, Kevin and Vona High; and pet cat, "Bubby".
Family members received friends Saturday, October 21, 2006 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services were conducted Sunday,
October 22, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Vona High and Rev. Ed Coy officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Franklin, TN.
IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, Memorial Donations may be made to the College Grove United Methodist Church Building Fund.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, Tennessee in charge of arrangements.
Marshall County Tribune, Wednesday, October 25, 2006