Virginia “Dawn” Mangum, age 67 of Apex passed away Tuesday March 31, 2015. She was born July 25, 1947 in Norfolk, VA. She was a retired registered nurse from Wake Med where she worked in Labor & Delivery. Dawn is survived by her husband, Harry Mangum; daughter, Lisa Mangum and son, Chris Mangum. She is also survived by her brother Bart Dowdy and sister Janice Fafara. A celebration of Dawn’s life will be held Saturday, April 25, 2015 at her home located at 8409 Burnside Drive, Apex, NC 27539. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made in Dawn’s name to the Jim “Catfish” Hunter Chapter of the ALS Association.