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Carrie Lou Mitchell Bland
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1938
Marion County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 2012
Marion County
West Virginia, USA

Carrie Lou Bland, 73, of Fairmont, died Sunday (April 1, 2012) at Fairmont General Hospital following an extended illness.

She was born July 17, 1938 at Davies Run, a daughter of the late George Dewey and Helen Snoderly Mitchell.

Mrs. Bland was a homemaker and also worked as a housekeep­er.

She was previously employed at the G.C. Murphy Co. in Fairmont and also for Papa Joe's Grocery in Farmington. She was a member of Monongah Baptist Church, and enjoyed going to yard sales and auctions and also quilting. Most of all, she was a loving wife, mother, grandmoth­er and great-grandmother who loved her babies.

Survivors include her husband of 56 years, David Ray Bland; three children and their spouses, Diana and Roger Jarvis of Barrackville, Randy and Shelly Bland of Fairview, and Mitchell and Jaclyn Bland of Monumental; 11 grandchildren, Tonya Rogers and husband Mike, Kristie Morris and husband Jason, Brianna, Dakota, Isaac and Deja Jarvis, Whitney, Cody, Brooklynn, Marcus and Jaxson Bland; four great-grandchildren, Mike and Tessa Rogers and Launa and Landin Morris; a sister, Loretta Freeman Brown of Farmington; and a sister-in-law, Patty Bland.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Bob and Amy Mitchell; two brothers­in- law, Jerry Bland and Aubrey "Butch" Freeman; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Audra and Beatrice Bland.

The family would like to extend thanks to her special friends who were always there for her.

Friends may call at Hutson Funeral Home in Farmington from 2-9 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m. Wednesday with Pastors Dave Huckins and Pat Tanner officiat­ing. Interment will be in the IOOF Cemetery at Farmington.
Published in the Times West Virginian 04/02/12 
Family links: 
  G. Dewey Mitchell (1898 - 1987)
  Helen Mitchell (1917 - 2004)
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Marion County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Frank Pazdric
Record added: Apr 02, 2012
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Carrie Lou <i>Mitchell</i> Bland
Added by: Frank Pazdric
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 Added: Dec. 5, 2012

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