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Mildred Adams Mangum

Mildred Adams Mangum of South Boston died at her home Dec. 17, 2012 at the age of 87.

Mrs. Mangum was born in Charlotte County Nov. 18, 1925. Mrs. Mangum worked as a supervisor for Burlington Industries for over 40 years. She was the daughter of the late Cheslie Adams and Pearl Newcomb Adams. 

She also was  preceded in death by her husband, Welsey Mangum; one sister, Charlotte Thompson; three brothers, Harold Adams, Cheslie Adams and John Adams. 

Mrs. Mangum is survived by one daughter, Linda Tennant, and husband Larry; one grandson, Chris Buchanan; one granddaughter, Leigh Anne Tennant, all of Ohio; two sisters, Hazel Fitz and Shirley Scott, both of Drakes Branch. 

Visitation will be held at Salem Christian Church on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, from 11 a.m. to noon with funeral services following with the Rev. Gene Davis officiating. Interment will follow in Salem Christian Church Cemetery. 

The family asks that those wishing to give memorials consider The Arthritis Foundation, P.O. Box 96280, Washington, D.C. 20077. 

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