Mrs. Mitchell was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Sept. 4, 1917, and had lived in Jones County for the past 45 years, having previously lived in Bibb County. She was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Gertrude Fields and was a retired clerk from Bibb Manufacturing. Mrs. Mitchell was a member of Gray United Methodist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Jefferson Mitchell.
Mrs. Mitchell is survived by her daughter, Trudy Bowden; son, David Mitchell; and by six grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Gray United Methodist Church Building Fund, 117 S. Jefferson St., Gray, GA 31032.
The family may be contacted at the residence of David Mitchell at 853 Jarrell Plantation Road in Jones County.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray had charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at www.bridgesfh.com.