Jason Keith Mann, 43, of Austin entered into the presence of the Lord on March 26, 2017, in Austin.
Jason was born May 31, 1973 in Gainesville to Sandria Earlene Mann. Jason graduated from Valley View High School in 1991 and from NCTC. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Technologies from Bellevue University.
Jason was kind and gentle in spirit as reflected by his favorite song "I Can Only Imagine" by "Mercy Me". Jason had a tender heart for rescued animals. He adopted Bella and Poe who will miss him greatly.
He is survived by his father, Gary Sparks and his grandmother Merilyn Sparks both from Valley View. His aunts, Kaye Newton of Denton, Mitzie and Danny Arnold of Austin, Anna and Bob Andrew and Sherry and Gary McLaughlin all of Valley View. He is also survived by his cousins, Lisa Smart, Jennifer McLaughlin, Michael Hacker, Alisha Dietz, Brandon McLaughlin, Grady McLaughlin, Ginger Holton, Shelly Mowrey, and Haylee Haralson, and many extended family and friends.
Jason was preceded in death by his mother, grandparents, J.T. & Elizabeth Mann and Joe Sparks and his partner Keon Scott.
A memorial service for Jason will be held on April 8, 2017 at 11 AM at the Pioneer Valley Baptist Church with pastor, Chris Watson officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
Published on March 31, 2017