Betty J. Mann

Betty J. Mann


Betty Jean Mann, age 89, of Little Orleans, Md., passed away on Thursday, November 26, 2020 at UPC Western Maryland, in Cumberland, Md.

Born May 29, 1931, in Buck Valley, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Rhesa T. and Estella (Beatty) Bowman; and the widow of Marshall Thomas Mann, Jr. who passed away May 9, 2006.

She attended Cumberland Mountain Top Holiness Church, and Memorial Heights Baptist Church, both in Cumberland.

She was a 1950 graduate of Flintstone High School, in Flintstone, Md.

She loved to bake cookies and pies.

She is survived by one daughter, Ellen Twigg, of Cumberland, Md.; two sons, Marshall “Tommy” Mann, III and wife, Debbie, of Hagerstown, Md., and Wayne R. Droll and wife, Linda, of Cumberland, Md.; four grandchildren, Kim Swope and husband, Ryan, Kristine Becker and husband, Bill, Andrew Droll and wife, Tiffany, and Lindsay Lindsay and husband, David; seventeen great-grandchildren; and three brothers, Jack Bowman, of Flintstone, Paul Bowman, of Little Orleans, and Harold Bowman and wife, Diana, of Hancock, Md.

Services were held on Monday, November 30, 2020, at 11 a.m., at the Grove Funeral Home, 141 West Main Street, Hancock, Md., with Pastor Wayne R. Droll officiating. The family received friends one hour prior to services. Covid-19 regulations must be observed at the services. Burial will follow in Piney Plains Methodist Cemetery, in Little Orleans.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her name may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or email USA/donors

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