Kathryn L. McManus, age 70, of Knoxville, went to see her sweet Jesus peacefully with family and friends gathered at her side Thursday, August 11, 2022. She loved Jesus with all her heart. A member of Salem Baptist Church and a wonderful hairdresser for over 50 years. She was a wonderful wife, mother, and grandmother always making you feel loved. Preceded in death by her son, Dusty McManus; parents, Bob and Louise Chadwell; sister, Brenda Ridings. She will be greatly missed by her husband of 43 years, Jim McManus; son, Brad McManus and his wife Alice, their children, Gavin and Eli; daughter, Nikki Smith and her husband, Randy Smith, their children, Riley, Chloey, and Luke; special niece, Robin Minhinnett and her husband Curtis, their children, Jack and Finn; her special four-legged companion, Miller; and many other special family members and friends. The family will receive friends on Monday, August 15th from 4:30 PM until 7:30 PM at Salem Baptist Church with the funeral to follow at 7:30 PM. Family and friends will gather at 10:45 AM on Tuesday, August 16th at Salem Baptist Church Cemetery for an 11:00 AM graveside service. Officiated by Rev. Toby Everett, Rev. John Holland, Pastor Allen James. Pallbears include Randy Smith, Travis White, Curtis Minhinnett, Jeremy Beeler, Matthew Wilson, Chip Lynch, Chris Ridings, Bobby Bottjer. The family request in lieu of flowers for donations to be designated to the Pastor John and Pat Holland Pavilion fund care of Salem Baptist Church 8201 Hill Rd Knoxville, TN 37938. Psalm 27:8 - My heart has heard you say, “Come and talk with me, O my people.” And my heart responds, “Lord, I am coming.” Condolences for the McManus family may be shared at www.mynattfh.com.