Thomas Mitchell | Families
Thomas Julian Mitchell of Burdette, Arkansas went to be with the Lord on January 12th, 2012 after a prolonged illness.
Julian was preceded in death by his parents Roy L Mitchell and Rebecca Thompson Mitchell of Blytheville, Arkansas; his son Gary L. Mitchell and step-son Dewayne Beaver; and brothers Eugene & Dallas Mitchell.
Julian is survived by his wife of 34 years, Geraldine Pearson Mitchell; daughters and son-in-laws Donna and Chuck Dickerson, Rhonda and Barkley Epperson of Chattanooga, Tennessee; a step-daughter Renee Murrell of Lake Havasu City, Arizona; brothers, John Haskin Mitchell of Blytheville, AR and Kenneth Mitchell of Tichnor, AR; sisters Mildred Bruschi of Ringgold, GA and Elizabeth West Warren of Blytheville, AR. He is also survived by eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Julian was an usher and dedicated member of Beacon Baptist Church until his illness. He was a devoted fisherman and quail hunter. Julian was a truck driver for approximately 42 years. While the world has lost one, heaven has gained another angel.
The family would like to thank Harris Sr. Care and Hospital staff of Newport, Arkansas for their compassionate care and understanding.
In lieu of flowers donations can be sent online to the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Foundation of America at www.alzfdn.org or mailed to Alzheimer’s and Dementia Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th fl., New York, NY 10001.
The funeral will be at 2:00pm on Sunday, January 15th, at Carney Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00pm on Saturday evening at Carney Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. Condolences can be made at www.carneyfuneralhome.com.
Photo provided by Carney Funeral Home.