Mitchell, Mrs. Martha

Mrs. Martha Mitchell Oct. 8, 1942 - June 17, 2011 Mrs. Martha Virginia Edwards Mitchell, 68, of Hampton, passed away June 17, 2011. She was a homemaker, a member of the Strong Tower Church of God, in Jonesboro, and enjoyed square dancing, sewing and cooking. She was preceded in death by her husband, James P. Mitchell, and her mother, Vernell Stephens Bulger. She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Tommy and Tina Dennis, of Hampton, and Gregory and Deborah Dennis, of Zebulon; sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Jimmy Harrington, of Petal, Miss.; grandchildren and their spouses, Michael and Kayla Dennis, Devin Dennis, Owen Dennis, Brandy and Brian Dennis, T. J. and Ashley Dennis, Megan Dennis and Carey Dennis; five great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Visitation was held Sunday, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Funeral services were held on Monday, June 20, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Moody Funeral Home, with the Rev. Steve Reeves officiating. Interment followed at 4 p.m., in the Sherwood Memorial Park, in Jonesboro. Moody Funeral Home in Zebulon was in charge of arrangements.