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Valerie Wilson Mangum, 51
OBIT - Valerie Mangum

Valerie Wilson Mangum, 51, a McMinnville resident and Warren County native, was born Jan. 23, 1967 and died June 11 at Cookeville Regional Hospital following a brief illness.

She was a homemaker, a Christian and daughter of Jerry and Sandra Wilson of McMinnville.
Mrs. Mangum was married May 16, 1997 to Chris Mangum, who survives. In addition to her parents and husband, she is survived by daughter Autumn Mangum of McMinnville; brother Shawn Wilson of McMinnville; sister and brother-in-law, Janet and Brent Nunley of McMinnville; and niece Ava Wilson of McMinnville.

Visitation will be Thursday, June 14, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. when, at Valerie’s request, there will be a celebration of life in High’s Chapel with Anthony Wanamaker to officiate. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 13, 2018