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Jesse Carroll Mangum

September 29, 1939 May 15, 2018
Jesse  Carroll Mangum
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Obituary for Jesse Carroll Mangum

DURHAM: Jesse Carroll Mangum, 78, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Duke University Hospital. He was born in Durham to the late Jesse Carrol “Jeep” Mangum and Ruth Thompson Cheek Mangum.

Mr. Mangum retired from the Durham Herald Sun newspaper after 42 years of loyal service. He was passionate about music, motorcycles and his cats.

Mr. Mangum was preceded in death by his brother, Robert James Mangum. He is survived by his daughter, Karen Mangum Padilla (John); son, Steve Mangum (Sheila); sister, Judy Whitt Byrd (Mike); grandchildren, Brittany Mangum, Stevie Mangum (Dani), Dylan Padilla, Nick Padilla, Lauren Padilla; niece, Lynn Whitt Gullie (Robbie); nephews, Curt Whitt (Carol), John Whitt(Kelly); and cousin, Deanna Yearwood (Buddy).

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 20th at Maplewood Cemetery with Sheila Mangum officiating.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be made at

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Graveside Service




2:00 PM 5/20/2018 2:00:00 PM
Maplewood Cemetery

1621 Duke University Road
Durham, NC 27701

Maplewood Cemetery
1621 Duke University Road Durham 27701 NC
United States

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Maplewood Cemetery Final Resting Place

1621 Duke University Road
Durham, NC 27701

1621 Duke University Road Durham 27701 NC
United States

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