William Walter “Billy” Mangum, Jr.
February 10, 1939- June 24, 2013
William Walter “Billy” Mangum, Jr., 74, of Shady Side, MD passed away June 24, 2013 at his residence. He was born February 10, 1939 in Washington, D.C. to William Walter and Lois Ruth (Violett) Mangum. Billy was raised in D.C. and attended public schools. He was employed as a Journeyman Electrician Washington D.C. Local 26 I.B.E.W., retiring in 2001. Billy married Karen N. Sullivan on July 3, 1989. He has lived in SE Washington, Prince George’s County and in 1991 moved to Shady Side.
Billy enjoyed music, dancing and trips to the Outer Banks and Key West. He also loved spending time with his childhood friends, and watching the Washington Nationals and Redskins. His favorite pastime was being with his constant, loyal canine companion, Murphy. He was a member of the D.C. Drapes and the Morningside Sportsman Club.
Billy was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Frank Mangum. He is survived by his loving wife Karen N. Mangum and children Ryan W. Mangum of Chesapeake Beach, MD, Branden Sandifer of Sacramento, CA, Kaiti Sandifer of Ocean City, MD and Mark Davis of Baltimore, MD. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, sisters Evelyn McGuire of York, PA, Doris McArthur and husband Duncan of Pensacola, FL and Susan Nebeker and husband Gary of Alexandria, VA; and sisters-in-law Linda Abbott of Deale, MD and Patricia Lambert of Chesapeake Beach, MD.
Monday, January 1, 1900