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Josephine "Jo" Broughton Mitchell
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Birth: Jul. 6, 1915
College Park
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 2010
East Point
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Mrs. Josephine Broughton Mitchell was one of two children born to the late Frank and Susie Broughton. She received her formal education through the Fulton County Public Schools system. She accepted Christ at an early age and united with Laster Chapel United Methodist Church where she served diligently for the rest of her life. She served for numerous years until her health declined as a member and president of the Communion Stewardess Board as well as numerous other organizations as needed. She united in marriage to the late Glover "Peter" Mitchell on March 3, 1943. They enjoyed a beautiful and exciting marriage for over fifty years. The couple renewed there vowels on the occasion of there 50th wedding anniversary among family and friends.. Her only child prior to marriage, John T. "Bootney" Anderson, his wife and Jo's Rufus preceded her in death. Josephine Broughton Mitchell departed this life on the evening of June 11, 2010 at the age of 94 after illness. At the time of her death she was the oldest living member of her church. She is survived by three grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, twelve great-great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.



"God hath not promised skies always blue
flower-strewn pathways all our lives through;

God hath not promised sun with rain;
Joy without sorrow; peace without pain.

But God hath promised strength for the day, Rest for the labor; light for the way,

Grace for the trials; help from above
Unfailing sympathy; undying love."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Susie M. Broughton (1888 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Glover Mitchell (1914 - 1995)
 
Burial:
College Park Cemetery
College Park
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Curtis Jackson
Record added: Jul 02, 2010
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Josephine Jo <i>Broughton</i> Mitchell
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Josephine Jo <i>Broughton</i> Mitchell
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Josephine Jo <i>Broughton</i> Mitchell
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