Delmer Ray Mangum, 61, of Magee passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.  Born in Simpson County on June 20, 1950, a son of the late Zelda May (Stubbs) and Delmer  Mangum, Ray is survived by: three sons, Chess Thornton and Thad Craft, both of Magee, and Brent Craft, of Mendenhall; a daughter, Christy Tucker, of Florence; a brother, Mike Mangum, of Magee; and a sister, Sherry Martin, of Magee.  He is also survived by ten grandchildren and four great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Janice (Davis) Mangum. Visitation will be Friday, April 27, 2012, from 5 pm until 8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home, Magee.  Services will be Saturday, April 28, 2012, at 4:00 pm in Tutor Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Thomas Ray Floyd and Rev. Trent Sullivan officiating.  Interment will be in New Home Cemetery.

A benevolence fund has been established at PriortyOne Bank in Magee.  Please contact tutor Funeral Home for additional information.