Published 5:41 pm Wednesday, August 9, 2017

ALBANY – Thomas Boswell Mann passed away August 6, 2017 at Willson Hospice House in Albany, GA at the age of 77. A resident of Albany, Ga. he was preceded in death by his parents Perry and Julia B. Mann and a brother, Dr. Perry (Bill) Mann.

Mr. Mann, known to friends as TMANN, is survived by his loving wife of twenty years, Diane Gerela Mann, of Albany, Ga.; two daughters, Angela (David) Ellis and Meg (Brad) Ramey of Suwanee, Ga.; and three stepsons and a stepdaughter, Mark (Jackie) Honeyman of Daphne, AL; Jerome Honeyman of Virginia, Yvonne (Paul) Gajewski of Gulfport, MS; Mike (Janice) Honeyman of Athens, GA. Surviving grandchildren, who lovingly named him TPOP, are Meganne and KK Ellis and Ali and Maddie Ramey, all of Suwanee,Ga.; Jordan Honeyman of Daphne, AL and Jenna Honeyman of Portland, OR, Heather (Pat) Honeyman of Cleveland, TN, Diana House of Purvis, MS, and Gage Gajewski of Gulfport, MS,; Tyler and Kaleigh Honeyman of Athens, GA; as well as several great grandchildren and lifelong friends, Glenn and Judy Bailey of Ocala, FL. Last but certainly not least, his faithful companion BOOM BOOM-his Boykin Spaniel who never left his side.

A native of Talbotton, GA, Mr. Mann was a graduate of The University of Georgia and a die- hard DAWG fan. He retired from a career as a salesman in the mobile home industry from Woodgrain Millworks. TMANN was an avid golfer and believed that a bad day on the golf course was better than a good day anywhere else.

The family suggests memorial contributions be sent to Willson Hospice House, 320 Foundation Lane Albany, GA 31707.

Reflection Cremation & Funeral Service of Tifton is assisting the family with arrangements.