Birdie Mangrum 1923-2018



Graveside services for Birdie Louise Rinks Mangrum, 94, of the Alsa Community in Wills Point were held Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at White Rose Cemetery.

She was born on Dec. 21, 1923, to the late Martin Luther Rinks and Maude Ann Cox.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, David Crockett Mangrum; and son, David Roddy Mangrum; one brother, Thomas Rinks; and one sister, Willene Boswell.

She is survived by her daughter, Donna Wiley of Longview; grandchildren, Michael Ray Wiley, Shane Mangrum and Kelli Mesta; great grandchildren, Noah Matthew Ray Wiley, Ashlee Mangrum, Braydon Mangrum and Taylor Mesta, along with several nieces and nephews.