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“....I know you miss TOM..I miss him to ....I miss a lot of things...I love you.. ”
1 of 26 | Posted by: MONTE SHELTON - homeless, VA

“Bev, God bless you and be with you. So very sorry to hear of Tom's passing. Love, Bill and Carol ”
2 of 26 | Posted by: Bill and Carol Grady - Monona, IA

“Dear Beverly and family, I consider myself blessed to have known Mr. Thomas. I look forward to the day I see him again. One of my favorite verses is...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: Maria Williams - Virginia Beach, VA

“Beverly, I always think of Toomy as my favorite uncle and how caring he was. Sissy must have been one of the first to welcome Tommy into heaven...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Sue & Preppie Love - Columbia, SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Our family has many fond memories of the time we spent with all of you when we lived next door,...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Iris Nelson - Spring Hill, FL

“Dear Bev. We are so sorry for your loss. Thank God that Tom did not suffer anymore than he did. We will be here for you as long as you want us here....Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: Martha Cassidy - Norfolk, VA

“Tom will be missed but his smile and his kind spirt will live on forever in our hearts. Knowing him was God's gift to us. ”
7 of 26 | Posted by: Jackson Family - Virginia Beach, VA

“Id like to send my condolences to Leah, Beverly and Tom's entire family. He was a very kind and loving family man that I know will be deeply missed....Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Lisa Bailey - Chesapeake, VA

“Beverly, Please accept our sincerest condolences on Tom's passing. Unfortunately, we're too far away to attend the services, but we'll remember him...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Jim & Cindy Tarbutton - Houston, TX

“Dearest Beverly, We are so sorry to learn of Tom's passing. Our love, thoughts, and prayers are with you and the family. We will be out of town...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Joe and Sylvia Peele - Chesapeake, VA

“Dear Ms. Beverly, We are very sad about Tom's passing. Ciara was sad and said,"He was so nice!" You are blessed to have been married to him and he...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: The Mako Family - Virginia Beach, VA

“OUR HEARTS ARE HEAVY WITH THE PAIN OF LOSING A BELOVED FRIEND. HE WILL ALWAYS BE WITH US IN SPIRIT,AND FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS.MAY HE REST IN PEACE...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Manny & Elaine Soriano - VA

“Bev, We love you so very, very much!!!!! We will miss Tom!!!!!!!!!! If you need anything at all you can call on us!!!!!!!!! love, ”
13 of 26 | Posted by: Steve & Sylvia James - VA

“Dear Miss Beverly, My family is so sad to hear of the loss of your dear husband. We are so lucky to have you and Tom as a part of our lives. He was...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Bill and Brenda Haddock - VA

“Dear "Mom" Manry and Leah and family, I am truly saddened by Tom's passing. He brought such light and laughter to everyone he touched. I will...Read More »
15 of 26 | Posted by: The Haneklau family - Bristow, VA

“We were so very sorry to hear of your beloved husband/father/ grandfather's passing, but we rejoice in knowing he is with our Heavenly Father.May...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Bobbi & Roy Tennant - Ventura, CA

“We are truly sorry to have such a wonderful man pass away. Tom was a kind hearted person who has touched our hearts. He told fantastic stories about...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Julie Thomas - Virginia Beach, VA

“Beverly & Family, Marjorie and I have been praying for you since learning of Tom's death. Being here in Florida prevents our sharing this sad...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Ivan & Marjorie Joslin - FL

“Dear Beverly, may God's peace be with you and your loved ones as you grive for your beloved Tom. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
19 of 26 | Posted by: Joe, Dianna &Holly Fogel - VA

“We are blessed to have been apart of some of your family occassions and share in the fun and laughters and story tellings of Tom. We will miss him! ...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Joe and Vickie Kloock - VA Beach, VA

“Beverly and family, Although we are never ready to lose a loved one, we know that you are glad that Tom's suffering is over and that he is happy and...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Vivian & John Walker - Norfolk, VA

“Beverly and family, Although we are never ready to lose a loved one, we know that you are glad that Tom's suffering is over and that he is happy and...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Vivian & John Walker - Norfolk, VA

“Beverly, and family you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
23 of 26 | Posted by: Bob Cagley - Chesapeake, VA

“Tom and Beverly are an inspiration to Vince and I to what a wonderful, caring and devoted marriage can be. I will miss seeing Tom at our church...Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Vincent & Kelly Matthews & Family - VA

“Beverly, We both know what it is like to mourn with a church member in the deaths of their families. Now it is your turn to accept the support...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Elaine Myers - Virginia Beach, VA

“Beverly, We both know that we have shared the deaths of our church members over the years and that it is a different story when we have to face...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Elaine Myers - Virginia Beach, VA


Thomas R. Manry, 72, of Virginia Beach, VA, passed away September 22, 2009, in his home. A native of Roanoke Rapids, NC, he was the son of the late William T. and Georgia C. Manry. He retired from G. E. Mobile Water as an electrician. He is survived by his precious wife of 22 years, Beverly T. Manry; his children, Belinda Medlin (Mike), Steve Manry (Trixie), Mont Shelton, Leah Tennant (Chris) and Mark Shelton (Mili); a sister, Iris Tatem (Tommy); a brother, Chris Manry (Cindy); ten grandchildren, Brandon, Allison, Jonathan, Chris, Sarah, Brooke, Cole, Carson, Chandler and Glynis; three great-grandchildren; and other family, Ruth and Ronnie Harris. He was predeceased by two sons, Thomas Anthony Manry and Edwin Travis Manry. Beverly and Tom's love and devotion to each other have been a beautiful testimony to all. "There is Nothing-No Circumstance, No Trouble, No Testing-that can ever touch me until, first of all, it has gone through God and Christ, right through to me. I shall rest in the joy of what my Lord is." A memorial service will be conducted Saturday, September 26, 2009, at 7 p.m. at Norview United Methodist Church, 112 Norview Ave, Norfolk, VA, with Rev. Joseph Shepherd officiating. The family will receive friends beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Norview United Methodist Church or to the Military Aviation Museum, 1341 Princess Anne Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23457. Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.

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