John Robert “Bob” Mangum, Jr.
February 7, 1941 – March 31, 2021
John Robert “Bob” Mangum Jr. was born on February 7, 1941 in Nampa, Idaho, to the son of Dr. John Robert Mangum and Lois Eunice Eichenberger Mangum were born. He died at home on March 31, 2021 of natural causes. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Bob is survived by his 60-year-old wife, Karen Belzer Mangum. Sons, Jeffrey (Sandra) Mangum, Vancouver, Washington; Kelly Mangum, Nampa, and Bruce (Daniel) Mangum, Palm Desert, California; three grandchildren, Jessica (Brandon) McCuistion, Battlefield, Washington; Kelsie (Joseph) Coray, Modesto, California and Dr. Ryan (Marisa) Mangum, Vancouver, Washington; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Patricia (Gerald) Van Order and Mary (Dan) Braudrick, all from Nampa; Brother David (Pam) Mangum, Nampa and many nieces and nephews.
Bob influenced the lives of many as a steadfast man of God and was very popular.
Bob’s celebration of life will take place on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 3 p.m. at the Nampa First Church of the Nazarene, 601 16th Ave. So instead. Condolences can be shared at www.nampafuneralhome.com and memorial donations can be made to the American Bible Society at www.americanbible.org.
The arrangements are made under the direction of the Nampa Funeral Home, Yraguen Chapel, 415 12th Ave. So., Nampa, ID 83651 – 208-442-8171.
Published by Idaho Press Tribune on April 25, 2021.