Gilbert Mancha, age 75 of Chapel Hill, TN, passed away March 25, 2023 in Franklin, Tennessee. Gilbert was born November 4, 1947 in Uvalde, Texas to the late Joe Mancha and Beatrice Gonzales. Gilbert worked as a mechanic with Moody’s Tire and Auto for many years. He attended Cross Keys Baptist Church.
Gilbert is survived by his wife, Ann Beech Mancha; daughter, Beatrice Love; son, Mark Hulsey; grandchildren, Zachary, Damion and Issacc Love; stepchildren, Nancy Freeman, Donald Hulsey, Patricia Watts and Mary Hulsey; sister, Janie Allen, Nancy Bernal, Mary Bernal, Josie Upchurch and Irene Navarro; brother, Victor Bernal and previous wife, Eddie Poteete Mancha. He is preceded in death by his stepdaughter, Jean Hulsey and brothers, Joe Mancha and Raul Bernal.
Funeral services will be held 11:00AM Friday, March 31, 2023 at Lawrence Funeral Home with visitation being held two hours prior to the service, Bobby Bennett officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Gilbert Mancha Memorial Fund.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233, (www.lawrencefuneral.net) in charge of arrangements.