Mr. David L. Mangum

December 7, 1951January 2, 2019

David L. Mangum was born on December 7, 1951 in Baltimore, Maryland to parents George Pruitt and Eva Mangum and entered into eternal rest on January 2, 2019 at the age of 67. David never met a stranger, and he loved telling jokes. He enjoyed being outdoors and fishing. David loved his children and especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed cooking and drinking a great cup of coffee. David attended Hope Assembly in Murchison, Texas. He was an amazing man who will be missed by all who knew and loved him. David was preceded in death by his parents, brothers; Tommy Smith, Terry Greer and Wayne Fry. He is survived by his children; Shanda Forman and husband David of Murchison, Kenny Mangum of Tennessee, David Mangum and Jessica of Kemp and Meghann Hooper of San Antonio, grandchildren; Sean Jones, Dylan Houston and Makayla Jones, special friend Becky Hooper of San Antonio, other loving family members and many more lifelong friends.


  • George Pruitt and Eva Mangum, Parents
  • Tommy Smith, Terry Greer and Wayne Fry, Brothers
  • Shanda Forman and Davis, Daughter and Husband
  • Kenny Mangum, Son
  • David Mangum and Jessica, Son and Wife
  • Meghann Hooper, Daughter
  • Sean Jones, Dlan Houston and Makayla Jones, Grandchildren
  • Becky Hooper, Special Friend
  • David also leaves behind other loving family members and many more lifelong friends.


  • Memorial Service Saturday, January 12, 2019

Mr. David L. Mangum

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Rhonda Pedigo

January 10, 2019

Some of my fondest memories are of when Danny and I would go to y'alls house and spend hours playing Skipbo or Uno . Love you David will miss you. Rhonda

Raymond Stapleton

January 6, 2019

When I was a young man in high school, David gave me a job working as a security officer before I joined the Navy. It was a time in my life I will not soon forget. I will miss him.

Shanda Forman

January 6, 2019

I love you Dad.
I am forever grateful that our relationship grew stronger.
January 1, 2019 will be etched into my heart. The last day, I got to spend with you. I knew why you were sending me home, so you could go home!