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Ronald Jay Mann, Sr

Wise, Va.-Ronald Jay Mann, Sr., 66, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2022, at the home of his sister and brother-in-law, after a brief battle with lung cancer.
Ronnie enjoyed fishing, camping and spending time with his family. He was a master of many musical instruments and an unbelievably talented heavy-duty equipment operator.
He was preceded in death by his son, Ronald Jay Mann, Jr.; and his parents, Sampson “Fred” Mann, Sr. and Daisy Jean Meade Mann.
Ronnie is survived by his daughter, Carrie Robinson, Canton Ohio; his grandson Jason Robinson, Norton, Va.; granddaughters, Alexus Robinson and Ashanti Robinson, both of Canton, Ohio; great grandchildren, Skylar Wilson, the light of his life, and Amari and Kahlani Robinson; siblings, Tonya Hatfield and husband Mike, Dorinda Holmes and husband Mike, Sam Mann and wife Diane, Sherrie Day and husband Ronnie, and Barbara Mann; and many other nieces, nephews, aunts, and other extended family and friends.
At Ronnie’s request, he will be cremated and there will be no services.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Ronald Mann, Sr.
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