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John Woodrow Mangum, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1917
Wilcox County
Georgia, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 2005
Turner County
Georgia, USA

John Woodrow Mangum, Jr. died at the age of 88 years old on September 20, 2005 in Rebecca, Turner County, Georgia. He died due to cardiac arrest that he suffered from 4 days prior to death and coronary artery disease. Contributing factors were also failure to thrive and chronic lung disease.

He was the son of John William Mangum (born Buford, Georgia) and Mildred Asilee Ambose (Mangum) who was born in Jackson County, Georgia. He had five siblings: Hubert (Herbert) Overby (who lived in Turner County but died in Tift County, Georgia), Lula Beatrice Mangum (Overby) who lived most of her live in Turner County but died In Bibb County (moved to be closer to family) at the age of 101; Dennis B. Mangum (1912-1986) of Rebecca, Georgia; Susan M. Mangum Haley (1915-1972), and Charles Ambrose Mangum (1922-1942)

He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during both World War II and the Korean War. He retired from the U.S. Navy. Other than his military tours, he lived the rest of his life in Rebecca, Turner County, Georgia by evidence of Federal Census. He was divorced.

According to the U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006, he is buried at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Rebecca, Georgia. 
Family links: 
  John William Mangum (1884 - 1959)
  Mildred Asilee Ambrose Mangum (1878 - 1957)
  Hubert Clarence Mangum (1907 - 1988)*
  Lula Beatrice Mangum Overby (1909 - 2010)*
  Dennis B Mangum (1912 - 1986)*
  Susan Mae Mangum Lindsey Haley (1914 - 1972)*
  John Woodrow Mangum (1917 - 2005)
  Charles Ambrose Mangum (1922 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Turner County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Heattown
Record added: Jul 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113909876
John Woodrow Mangum, Jr
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John Woodrow Mangum, Jr
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John Woodrow Mangum, Jr
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Thank-you for serving. This is to honor you and your brave service
- In Memory of Billy Clyde Mangum, MIA, Korean War
 Added: Jul. 16, 2013
Thank-you for serving.
- Robert Townsend
 Added: Jul. 16, 2013
Thinking of you.
- Heattown
 Added: Jul. 16, 2013

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