GRACEY — Mildred D. “Farris” Mitchell, 79, of Gracey died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville.
She was a member and Sunday school teacher at Locust Grove Baptist Church and was a retired cashier from Jennie Stuart Medical Center.
She is survived by her husband, Henry Mitchell; two sons, Dale Mitchell of Mulberry, Fla., and Gary Mitchell of Charlotte, N.C.; one daughter, Karla Edmonson of Gracey; one sister, Edna Taylor of Hopkinsville; seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and two stepgreat-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three brothers. Her parents were John Otha and Leona Belle Green Chewning.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Locust Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. John Hagan officiating. Burial will follow at Green Hill Memorial Gardens in Hopkinsville. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Jan. 28, 2013, at the church. Goodwin Funeral Home of Cadiz is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Locust Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, 73 Locust Grove Church Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.