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 Carolyn Louise “Carrie Lou” <I>Reynolds</I> Mitchell

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Carolyn Louise “Carrie Lou” Reynolds Mitchell

  • Birth 21 May 1902 Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 30 Aug 1950 Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 53271333

Caroline Louise Reynolds, called Carrie Lou, was the first born daughter of Joseph Shewmake Reynolds (1869-1935), an attorney, and his wife Frances Pauline "Fannie" Hansberger 91866-1856), of Augusta, Georgia. The family moved to Atlanta in 1916. Carrie Lou's siblings were William Glascock Reynolds (1903-1967), a noted artist, and Mary Josephine Reynolds (1905-1987, Mrs. Henry Russell Powell).

On 3 May 1927, Carrie Lou Reynolds married Alexander Stephens Mitchell (1896-1983), called Stephens, a prominent Atlanta lawyer and historian. He was a son of Eugene Muse Mitchell (1866-1944) and his wife Mary Isabel "Maybelle" Stephens (1872-1919) and brother of Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) who wrote "Gone with the Wind."

In the first year of her marriage, Carrie Lou suffered a miscarriage; but was able to have two sons later: Eugene Muse Mitchell (1931-2007) and Joseph Reynolds Mitchell.

Carrie Lou and her husband and sons were members of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Atlanta.


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  • Created by: John Field Pankow
  • Added: 5 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53271333
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carolyn Louise “Carrie Lou” Reynolds Mitchell (21 May 1902–30 Aug 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53271333, citing Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by John Field Pankow (contributor 46637223) .