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Carola Jo Mann, 71, passed away at her home on May 20, 2017 in Richmond, Texas. Carola was born on November 26, 1945 in Beaumont, Texas to Ernest and Jo Jones who preceded her in death. Carola graduated from South Park High School in 1964 and went on to earn a degree from Lamar University. She was a Health Inspector for the Beaumont Health Department and the Rosenberg Health Department. Carola enjoyed reading and oil painting. Painting offered a pleasant challenge as she created natural scenes and landscapes. She and her husband are members of First Baptist Church of Richmond. Survivors include her loving husband of 35 years, Rex Lee Mann of Richmond; sons, Michael H. Mann and his wife Debbie of Kerrville, Eric Lee Mann of Addison; grandchildren, Tyler and Cody Mann.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Forest Lawn Funeral Home in Beaumont at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The family will receive friends beginning at 11:00 AM on Wednesday at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Texas Paralyzed Veterans Association, phone number 1-800-933-4216, address: 6418 FM2100 Crosby, Texas, 77532 in honor of Carola Jo Mann.