Harvey Joe Mangum, 75, of 5720 Barham Siding Road, Wake Forest, died Wednesday evening, January 21, 2015 at his residence. Mr. Mangum was born in Wake County, the son of the late Harold Mangum and Nellie Boyd Mangum. He was retired from NC Department of Corrections as an Inmate Laundry Supervisor.
Funeral services will be held at 3 o’clock, Saturday afternoon, January 24, 2015 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home.
Mr. Mangum is survived by his daughter, Edna “Punkin” Floyd and her husband, Tommy and granddaughter, Haley “Bubba” Floyd & Aaron Jones all of Wake Forest and special family, Benny & Connie Moody. He was also Pa to Alissa, Christopher, Jared and Jordan Moody. Many other special nieces, nephews and family friends. He was preceded in death by his wife Myrtle Barham Mangum; brother, Donald Mangum; sisters, Carolyn Jay, Peggy Williams and Dorothy Caulder.
Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Friends may visit with the family from 6-8:00 P.M., Friday evening, January 23, 2015 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587(919-556-5811) and all other times at the home.