The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 P.M., Sunday, September 29, 2013 at Felton Chapel Church, Georgia Highway 128, North Oglethorpe, Georgia. The Reverend Keith Gibbons, pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
Grady was born April 17, 1934 to the late Esker Mangram, Sr. and Doris Jolly Mangram Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia. He was preceded in death by two siblings, Elois Mangram and Esker Mangram, Jr. At a very early age he joined Felton Chapel C.M.E. Church, which later changed to Felton Chapel Church. After many dedicated years of service he retired from Mulcoa Plant in 1997 after serving 23 years as a Mechanic.
He leaves to cherish his precious memories eight siblings Ollie Mangram, Jamaica, New York, Florene Mangram Smith, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Mary Ann Fields, College Park, Georgia Pastor Annie Pearl Mangram Williams (Arris) Oglethorpe, Georgia, Margaret McLaughlin (Billy Joe), Jamaica, New York, Evangelist Laverne Mangram, Anthony Wayne Mangram both of Oglethorpe, Georgia, and Goldie Hairston (John), Atlanta, Georgia; a loving companion and her family, which include Mary Melvin King, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Bob Melvin (Sandra). Montezuma, Georgia, Misty Melvin Jones (Marcus), Oglethorpe, Georgia; grandchildren, Haley Melvin and Morgan Melvin; one uncle, Sam Felder, Perry, Georgia; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
- His Daughter Phyllis M. Morgan(Saturday, September 28 13 02:37 pm EDT)
I see that they did not put in his obituary that he had a Daughter Name Phyllis M. Morgan from Detroit. and 2 grandchildren Jacob and Roosevelt and 2 great grand children, Lois and Mona'
- Lisa P Hartage(Saturday, September 28 13 11:25 am EDT)
To the Mangram Family and Mary Melvin and her Family, Our prayers and condolences goes out to you all, the Pina and Hartage Families, Lisa P, Hartage.
- Ms Daisy, Hampton, Va(Saturday, September 28 13 06:53 am EDT)
To the Mangram family, all of our prayers are with you all. Brother-inlaw was a man among men, everything will be ALRIGHT.
- James Baldwin(Thursday, September 26 13 12:14 am EDT)
Sorry to of a great man gone from the neighborhood but he is gone to a better place,home with the Lord.To the family I pray that you stay strong.