of Harrison, AR
September 29, 1938 - June 22, 2022
Frank Nelson Mangrum, age 83, of Harrison passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at his residence. He was the son of Doyle Silas and Eunice Lee Daugherty Mangrum born in Williamson County, Tennessee. He is survived by his loving wife, Carolyn Sue Mangrum; son, Tony (Lesia) Mangrum; daughter, Gwen (Bill) Mangrum-Youngblood; four grandchildren, Bobby Mangrum, Kimberly Vining, Meghan Dunn and Payton Collins; sister, Evelyn Jones; brother, Wallace Mangrum and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, William Carlton Mangrum and son, Craig Thomas Mangrum. He was a member of Northside Church of Christ and enjoyed traveling with his wife and family. He was the former mayor of Valley Springs, Arkansas for twelve years and a former board member of North Arkansas Regional Medical Center. He retired after 47 years from RockTenn/Westrock as plant manager. In his free time, he enjoyed playing golf and mowing his grass.Visitation will be 6-8:00 pm Thursday at Roller-Christeson Funeral Home in Harrison, Arkansas. A second visitation at Fairview Church of Christ in Fairview, Tennessee will begin at 10:00 am Saturday, June 25, with the funeral starting at 10:30 am. Interment will be in Lampley Cemetery.
He was a gentle soul and I learned so much about "long suffering" from his journeyGalatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,23 Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law. KJVI pray for strength and comfort for the whole family for her will be missed.
So sorry for your loss you all are in our thoughts & prayers 🙏
Gwen and Tony I’m so sorry on your dad’s passing. He was a very kind and gentle soul man, and he will be missed. I ask God to give you guys comfort and peace knowing someday soon we will see our dad’s again and oh what a day that will be. Know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Melissa Lowery Neeley
Great man and my second dad. You will be sorely missed. Y’all have been my extended family for ages. Love you all.
Sorry for the families loss. I Considered him a friend. May his soul rest in Peace
Tony & Gwen, I am so sorry for your loss. Growing up, we had a lot of good times together. I always enjoyed talking to your dad and mom. Please know my thoughts are with you both now & in the days ahead. I know you have lots of good memories to hold on to!Lisa
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Your neighbor and friend. Dale Wagner