Eleanor Elizabeth Mangum, "Sissy", age 89, of Suitland, MD died on August 22, 2014.
She spent her youth on Minnesota Avenue in Washington, DC and was a graduate of Anacostia High School (43).
She was one of the former owners of the Cedar Hill Inn Restaurant in Suitland, MD.
Survived by her children Gregory Mangum, his wife Mary Ann, Terrie Wilcoxen, Cathleen Nelson, her husband Anthony, John Mangum, his wife Mary Ann and Ernest "Butch" Mangum. Also survived by her sister-in-law Darlene Gray, 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, nieces and grandnieces and nephew and grandnephews.
Predeceased by her brother Heiskell R. Gray and her parents Heiskell Gray and Cathleen Gray.
Family will receive friends at the Lee Funeral Home, Inc., 6633 Old Alexandria Ferry Rd. (Rt. 5 & Coventry Way), Clinton, MD on Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
A Catholic Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 12 p.m. at Mount Calvary Catholic Church, 6700 Marlboro Pike Forestville, Maryland 20747.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society