Mr. Dan Douglas Mungo, age 91, entered into rest on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. No formal services are planned at this time. A private family burial will be held.
Mr. Mungo was born January 28, 1928 in Pageland, SC a son of the late Grover Cleveland and Roxie Douglass Mungo. He received his B.A. degree from Presbyterian College. Mr. Mungo was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War and a member of First Baptist Church of Pageland. A retired educator with the N.C. Public School System, Dan served as a former teacher, coach, and principal during his career. An avid sports enthusiast, he was also the owner and operator of Mungo’s Sporting Goods.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Mungo was also preceded in death by his brothers, Clyde Mungo, G.C. Mungo; sister, Joy Richardson; and sons-in-law, Jean Lacombe and Leo Steady.
Survivors include his beloved wife of nearly 69 years, Betty Owens Mungo of the home; daughter, Dana Steady of Dover, DE; granddaughter, Brigitte Lacombe of Bonner Springs, KS; sisters-in-law, Sue Mangum of Pageland, SC, Jean Hathaway of Matthews, NC, and Betty W. Owens of Marshville, NC; brother-in-law, Ronnie (Betty) Owens of Watha, NC; and numerous nieces and nephews.
For those wishing to honor the memory of Mr. Mungo, the family suggests that memorials be made to, Presbyterian College Athletic Department, 503 S. Broad St, Clinton, SC 29325; or to the National Kidney Foundation, 508 Hampton St #200, Columbia, SC 29201.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield, SC (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) is serving the Mungo family.
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