LEBANON -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16 at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church for Mrs. Mitchell, 91, of Lebanon.
She passed away Sept. 13, 2010.
Born June 20, 1919 in Texas City, TX, she graduated from Julienne Catholic High School. Mrs. Mitchell and her late husband moved to Lebanon in 1964. She joined McFarland Hospital as a Patient Services Representative, where she stayed until retiring.
Visitation Wednesday at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon from 5-8 p.m.; Thursday from 9 a.m. until the service at the church.
Services will be conducted by Reverend Michael O’Bryan and Dr. Jonathan Richerson. Interment follows in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: children Norm (Peg) Mitchell of Marietta, GA; Linda (Tom) Waker of Kettering, OH; Susan Thomas and Debbie Hobbs -- both of Lebanon.
Also surviving are grandchildren: Scott (Renee) Mitchell of Plano, TX; Amy Mitchell (Bill) Knopka of Napa, CA; Bruce (Laurie) Mitchell of San Clemente, CA; Jill Poe of Canton, GA; Thomas Waker of Oakwood, OH; Steve (Kathy) Waker, Mike (Patty) Waker and Todd (Debbie) Waker -- all of Kettering, OH; Greg (Theresa) Lasater, Jason (Chalet) Lasater and Jennifer Hobbs -- all of Lebanon; Mitchell (Lisa) Hobbs of Alpharetta, GA; Michael (Shannan) Hobbs of Hahira, GA; Lori (Jeff) McKenzie of Alpharetta, GA; 26 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband Norman L. “Bud” Mitchell and her sister Martha Marsh who died on Sept. 10, 2010 in Tuscaloosa, AL.
Pallbearers: Tom Waker Jr, Mike Waker, Todd Waker, Steve Waker, Scott Mitchell, Bruce Mitchell, Greg Lasater, Jason Lasater, Mitchell Hobbs and Michael Hobbs. Honorary: Mae Hendrickson, Linda White, Barbara Conner, Anne Thompson, and the St. Frances Wednesday Ladies Brunch Bunch.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations in her name to: the Building Fund for St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 300 S. Tarver Ave, Lebanon 37087 and/or the Building Fund for West Haven Baptist Church, 5860 Lebanon Rd, Lebanon.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.