MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 21, 2013

Georgia Lorraine (Bolin) Mangrum

1925-2013


— Georgia Lorraine (Bolin) Mangrum passed away early Wednesday morning in Muskogee at the age of 88.  Georgia, a lifetime resident of Muskogee, was born September 16, 1925, to Hubert Earl Cady and Anna Geneva (Parker) Cady. She attended the public schools in Muskogee and graduated from Central High School Class of 1945. She was an excellent student and was a member of the National Honor Society.

After graduating from high school, Georgia married Chester Leroy Bolin. They celebrated 25 years of marriage together and raised four children. She later married Billie (Bill) Mangrum.

Georgia worked for H. B. Egan Manufacturing here in Muskogee from which she retired after 29 years of service. She was a member of the York Street Christian Church. Her hobbies included, bowling, baking and working in her flower garden. Georgia also enjoyed entertaining her family and friends. She was loved very much and will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, Chester Leroy Bolin, her second husband, Billie (Bill) Mangrum, her sister, Coweta Inez Cady, three brothers, Hubert Earl Cady Jr., Clarence Cady, and Dean Cady, and her step-son, Billie Mangrum.

Georgia is survived by her son, Darrell Bolin and wife, Cathy of Muskogee; her daughters, Linda Galloupe and husband, Gerald of Texarkana, Texas, Phyllis Warren and husband, Robert of Muskogee, Donna Kobb and husband, Mike of Memphis, Tennessee; her step-daughters, Pat Smart and husband, Terry of Muskogee, Barbara Wray and husband, Jim of Springfield, Ohio, and Sheryl Overlie of Paducah, Kentucky; many beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law, and a very special friend of over 50 years, Mona Hensley.

Funeral services will be Monday, December 23, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at York Street Christian Church, 1125 S. York Street, Muskogee, with Minister Gene Thompson officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Joe Bolin, KGene York, Mike Boyd, and her grandsons, Mark Cook, Roy Bolin, Ivan Goad. Honorary pallbearers will be Doyle Roberts and her grandson, Dalton Cook. Interment will follow in Greenhill Cemetery.

Funeral Services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1830 North York Street, Muskogee.  Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.cornerstoneofmuskogee.com