Edward Mitchell, of Jonesboro, passed away Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005 at the age of 67.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Doyle and Donna Mitchell of Sharpsburg; daughter and son-in-law, Debra and Rick Akin of Jonesboro; son and daughter-in-law, Hollis and Beverly Mitchell of Jonesboro; 10 grandchildren, Jeremy Brooks, Josh Mitchell, Bobby Elder, Jared Mitchell, Amanda Schmenk, Jonathan and Jacob Chavis, Aaron Akin, Meagan Rambler, Taylor Mitchell; Seven great-grandchildren; five sisters and two brothers.

Mitchell attended Panhandle Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. at Horis A. Ward's Tara Chapel with interment to follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The Rev. Kenneth Magness and the Rev. Rick Ellis will officiate. The family will receive friends today (Saturday) from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements. (770) 471-7171.