Lawrence W. Mangrum, 81, of Diamond passed away on Friday September 23, 2011 at his home. He was born April 18, 1930 the son of the late Charlie and Velma (Austin) Mangrum. He was united in marriage on December 2, 1950 to Rosetta Killion in Monette, Arkansas she survives.
He was a retired Carpenter.
Lawrence is survived by his wife Rosetta one son: Gary Mangrum, Monett; and two sisters: Joann Mounce, Bono, Arkansas, and Barbara Lamb, Jonesboro, Arkansas; six grandchildren, twenty-two great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by both his parents Charlie and Velma and two daughters: Sandie Fite and Shirley Dison.
Visitation will be held Sunday September 25, 2011 from 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett, MO. Graveside services will be Monday September 26, 2011 at 4:30p.m. at Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora, MO.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett, MO.