November 28, 2003

Elbert Mitchell Jr.

Mr. Elbert Mitchell Jr., age 68, of Ringgold, Ga., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2003 at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, Tenn.

Mr. Mitchell was born Oct. 12, 1935 in Byron, Ark. to the late Eula Mae Bray and the late Elbert Nathan Mitchell. He served his country in the U.S. Army and was of the Baptist faith. He was a consultant in the transportation industry.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Frances Louise Thompson Mitchell; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Cindy Mitchell of McDonough; grandchildren, Rebecca, Melissa and Garret Mitchell; sisters and brothers-in-law, Nadine and Jake Langle of Independence, Mo. And Faye and Noel Rogers of Overland Park, Kan.

Funeral services for Mr. Mitchell will be conducted Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003 at 2 p.m. at the Salem Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may visit the family Saturday from 12:30 until the hour of service in the church parlor.

Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough was in charge of the arrangements.