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Myrtle Virginia "Giny" Cook Mitchell
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1900
Shenandoah County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 7, 1986
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA

Myrtle Virginia Cook was the third of eight children born to William Bradford and Mabel Celeste Martin Cook in Shenandoah, Page County, Virginia. She married first to Luther Carroll Gordon 2 April 1917 in Norfolk Va. They separated in July 1934 and were divorced 8 Oct 1938.
On October 12, 1940 she married Herbert Otho Mitchell.


Myrtle Virginia Mitchell, 85, of the 500 block of Englewood Drive, a retired librarian, died Aug 7, 1986 in a Norfolk hospital.
Mrs Mitchell, a Shenandoah native had retired from Oceana Naval Air Station aftr 25 years. She was a member of Calvary Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Herbert O. Mitchell; two daughters Evelyn G. Bonney and Helen G. Murphy, both of Virginia Beach; five grandchildren, Gene and Gerry Bonney, Patricia Newton, Dorothy Strawhand and Melvin Murphy; 11 great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter, Sarah.
A graveside service was held at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.

Family links: 
  Mabel Celeste Martin Custer (1878 - 1965)
  Luther Carroll Gordon (1894 - 1972)
  Herbert Otho Mitchell (1910 - 1995)*
  Helen Marie Gordon Murphy (1918 - 2008)*
  M Evelyn Gordon Bonney (1920 - 2013)*
  Gertie May Cook Jackson (1896 - 1980)*
  Myrtle Virginia Cook Mitchell (1900 - 1986)
  Eula Florence Cook Jarvis (1903 - 1984)*
  Joseph Herman Cook (1911 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Garden of St Luke
Created by: Dottie
Record added: Feb 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48268510
Myrtle Virginia Giny <i>Cook</i> Mitchell
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Myrtle Virginia Giny <i>Cook</i> Mitchell
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Myrtle Virginia Giny <i>Cook</i> Mitchell
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Happy Birthday Giny - All of us grandchildren still miss you.
- Dottie
 Added: Aug. 21, 2014

- Sandi Danielle
 Added: Jul. 18, 2014
Happy Birthday, Giny.
- Dottie
 Added: Aug. 21, 2012
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