Luella Ott Mangum, 80, of Tropic, died November 19, 1990 at the Meadows Retirement Community in St. George.

Born December 22, 1909 in Tropic, Utah to Richard and Christy Jolley Ott. Married Warren Hobson; later divorced. Married William Harvey Mangum July 3, 1939 in Tropic; solemnized July 31, 1965 in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple. He died November 26, 1965. She owned and operated the Fair Deal Cash Store in Tropic for 43 years. Member LDS Church.Survived by four sons and a daughter, Richard Hobson, Salt Lake; Ward H. Mangum, St. George; Mrs. Kent (Laura) Cottam, Washington, Ut.; Paul O. Mangum, Tropic; Kay D. Mangum, Mapleton; 16 grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; one brother and two sisters, Mrs. LaRene Munson; Keith Ott, both Tropic; Mrs. Elfa Hoakanson, Salt Lake City. Preceded in death by her husband and two brothers, Ursel and Norman; two sisters, Bessie and Venna.

Funeral services will be held Monday, November 26, at 1 p.m., in the Tropic LDS Ward Chapel, where friends may call 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday. Burial, Tropic Cemetery. Funeral directors, Neal S. Magleby & Sons Mortuary, Richfield.