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Robert L Mitchell

Death 29 Aug 2001 (aged 57)
New York, USA
Burial Gay, Meriwether County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 100099182 · View Source
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Mr. Robert L. Mitchell, 57, died in Brooklyn, NY August 29, 2001.

A funeral will be Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 1 p.m. at the Mt. Sinai Baptist Church in Gay, Ga. with the Rev. Stephens, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The cortege will assemble at the home of his uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Hymond Wimbish, 2940 Griffin Highway, Gay, Ga.

Mr. Mitchell was born in Gay, Ga. March 3, 1944 to Lawrence and Mossie Mitchell. He was the eldest of two children. A brother, Mr. Melvin Mitchell, preceded him in death. Robert Mitchell moved to Brooklyn at an early age. He attended the New York City School System. After completing his education he joined the United States Army. He worked for the New York City Housing Authority and also did carpentry work until he became ill. He was married to Patricia Mitchell and they had a son, Robert Mitchell Jr.

Surviving are his mother, Mossie Mitchell; father, Lawrence MItchell; sons, Jerome Mayner of Senoia, Ga. and Robert Mitchell Jr. of Austell, Ga. (formerly of Brooklyn New York); five aunts, Mimmie Mayner, Mildred Ferrell of Gay, Ga., Sarah Ann Mack of Homestead, Florida, Mae Bell Leslie of Gay, Ga., and Mildred Gordan of Senoia, Ga.; uncle, Hymond Wimbish of Gay, Ga.; great-uncle, Phillip Bowels of Homestead, Fla.; great-great aunt, Nettie Parks of Gay, Ga.; six grandchildren, Dasheen, Ramel, Naguana, Meriful, Avery, and Jaquana; sister-in-law, Stephanie Mitchell; also a companion, Maria Moore.

Sellers-Smith Funeral Home, Inc., Newnan, Ga.




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