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“Carol, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I will say an extra prayer for you and your family as you go through this time of grief. ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Rose Cagle, Wendell Chapter #87 Order of the Eastern Star - NC

“Carol, So sorry for your family's loss. Will lift each of you up in our prayers. Donnie ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Donnie Pearce - Zebulon, NC

William "Bill" Gray Mangum, 63, a loving husband, father, uncle and brother-in-law went to meet his heavenly Father on February 14, 2013. He passed away peacefully at home. He was born February 19, 1949 to the late Eugene Hiron Mangum, Sr and Dora Daniel Massey Mangum. Bill retired from North Carolina State University. In his earlier years he attended all home basketball and football games of the Wolfpack. He was a member of the Whitestone Masonic Lodge for over 40 years. He loved working outside and in his "building". Bill enjoyed growing and looking after flowers.

Funeral Service: 3:00 pm, Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Wakefield Central Baptist Church, 308 Proctor Street, Zebulon, NC 27597

Burial: Massey Family Cemetery

Wife of over 40 years: Joyce Taylor Mangum
Daughter: Lessie Mangum of Raleigh
Brother: Eugene Hiron Mangum, Jr. of Raleigh
Sister: Carol Ann M. Wells (Bob) of Cary
Brother-in-law: John G. Taylor, Jr. of Wilson
Sister-in-law: Jo Ann T. Perry of Knightdale
Nieces and Nephews: Julie Wells
Kathryn McNell T. Bates
Kimberly P. Johnson
Justin Perry
Great-Nieces and Nephews: Jessica, Christopher and Kaitlyn Bates
Savannah and Abigail Johnson
Skylar Perry
Beloved Cat: Smokee

The family will receive relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Saturday, February 16, 2013 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service and Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545 and other times at the home.

Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Wakefield Central Baptist Church Building Fund.

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L. Harold Poole Funeral Service
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