Sarah-Brooke Mankins Nutini
Date of Birth: June 20, 1983
Date of Death: July 16, 2019
July 26, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am - First Presbyterian Church
July 26, 2019 - 11:00 am - First Presbyterian Church
Sarah-Brooke Parker Mankins Nutini, 36, of Huntington, daughter of Greg and Amy Mankins Payton of Huntington, was born June 20, 1983 in Huntington. She died at home on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her beloved sister, Elizabeth Caroline Payton; her grandparents, Bill and Carolyn Mankins; her son Nicholas Andrew Nutini and stepdaughter Mya Jade Nutini. Additional family members include her uncles, Larry (Robin) Mankins (Molly and Sally); Phil (Marguerite) Mankins (Mimi); Aunts Kandel Cain (Danny) Chris and Sherry Cupp(Oak). Others who mourn her passing are special friend, Lee Brumfield; cousin Donovan and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Those who preceded her in death were grandparents Aaron and Alma Jean Payton and uncle Donny. Sarah-Brooke was a graduate of HHS Class of 2001, where she participated in the show choir and was on the dance team. She graduated from Marietta College with an AB degree in English and Psychology. While at Marietta, she was an active member of Sigma Kappa Sorority and was on the dance team. She also leaves behind her special friends from college “The Ducks”. During her youth, she was an active member of First Presbyterian Church and participated in the Logos Youth Program, musical programs and Mission trips. She was also a dancer for many years, played the piano and read and wrote poetry. She continued being an avid reader, she loved animals (always having pets) and leaves behind her cat “Boo”. She was a lover of nature, going caving and traveling. A celebration for Sarah-Brooke will be held Friday, July 26, 2019 at First Presbyterian Church by the Rev. Skip Seibel and the Rev. Bob Bondurant. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to First Presbyterian’s Logos Youth Program, the mission program of the church, or to the Cabell-Wayne Animal Shelter. Friends may call Friday 10:00 a.m. in the church atrium until service time, and at the reception in the friendship hall following the service. Klingel-Carpenter Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.
From: BRIANA KEITH Jul 21 2019 6:16PM What a sweet girl . I’m so sorry that this happened to my sweet friend.Ive been praying for you all ,especially Elizabeth. May you find comfort in Christ ,who is sad when we are sad .Remember we have the comfort of a reunion in heaven . From: Allison Farley Jul 21 2019 7:59PM I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your precious Sarah-Brooke. So smart, so talented, blessed with a sparkling personality and a beautiful smile. Such a gift! Know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. From: John & Karen LaFear Jul 21 2019 10:45PM Our hearts were broken, when we heard of the loss of your beloved Sarah-Brooke. No words can express our sadness, as we ponder your loss and grief. We will be praying for all the family, that you will be comforted, at this most difficult time. From: Harold Honaker and Jane Hastings Jul 22 2019 11:05AM We are so sorry for your great loss. Sarah-Brooke was a wonderful girl. You are all in our prayers. From: Hannah Hawkins Smith Jul 22 2019 10:38PM I’m so sorry for the loss of such a beautiful young soul. Sarah-Brooke I love you and know that you are in heaven with all those precious souls that have gone before us. From: Deborah Bradley Jul 26 2019 6:35AM Words just aren't adequate to express my sadness over Sarah-Brooke's passing. That such a bright and beautiful soul should be gone so soon seems impossible. I'll always remember how wonderful she was to work with as a student at HHS. Love and prayers to the family during this terrible time of loss. She won't be forgotten. From: Matt Mooney Jul 27 2019 12:23PM I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I will always remember her pretty smiling face and playing in the front yard. Words can’t express how deeply sorry I am. I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers. From: Betty Barrett Jul 28 2019 3:28PM Amy, Greg and all the family, Please accept my sympathy in the loss of your lovely Sarah-Brooke.