Mary Francis “Fanny” <I>Russell</I> Mitchell

Mary Francis “Fanny” Russell Mitchell

Lawson, Ray County, Missouri, USA
Death 13 Dec 1921 (aged 51)
Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA
Burial Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA
Plot Sect. 13, Div. C.
Memorial ID 39476293 · View Source
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Grover C, Josephine L.Stump,
Laffey, Oceola Wilson,
Ruth Cook, Arley N, Charley,
Ken, Alberta Barnhart,
Edna Rush, Mildred Bruce.
Mrs. Geo. Mitchell Dies At Early Hour Wife of Alderman Mitchell Passes Away After Six Weeks Illness. Mrs. Fannie Mitchell, 53 years old, wife of Alderman George Mitchell, died at the family home, 2703 Richmond avenue, this morning at 6:30 o'clock, following an illness of six weeks. Two weeks ago Mrs. Mitchell suffered a paralytic stroke, which coupled with an impaired physical condition of her previous illness, caused uraemic posoning to develop. While no definite plans have been announced, it is thought that the funeral will be held on Wednesday afternoon at two o'clock, the services to be held at the Methodist Church, with Rev. C. F. Baker officiating. Interment will be made in Dodge Grove cemetery. Mrs. Mitchell is survived by her husband, and 7 children, six daughters, and one son, Mrs. Josephine Stump, Mrs. Charles Wilson, Mrs. Edward Cook, and the Misses Alberta, Edna, and Mildred Mitchell, and one son, Kenneth. One daughter, Mrs. Cook, resides in Humbolt, the others being residents of Mattoon. Mrs. Mitchell was born in Lake county, Missouri, fifty-two years ago, September 29, 1869, her maiden name being Russell. she resided at the home of her birth until her marriage to Mr. Mitchell on March 13, 1883. Soon after the marriage, the young couple moved to Olney, Ill, where they resided until seventeen years ago when they moved to Mattoon and have resided here ever since. Mrs. Mitchell had been a member of the Methodist Church for years and had taken an active part in the work of church until illness prevented.--Dec. 13, 1921. -------------------------

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Francis “Fanny” Russell Mitchell (29 Sep 1870–13 Dec 1921), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39476293, citing Dodge Grove Cemetery, Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Howard - Sherry (contributor 47072620) .