Edith J. Mitchell, 81, of Fifty Six, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at White River Medical Arkansas in Batesville, Arkansas. Edith was born on July 4, 1936 in Mountain View, Arkansas to the late Owen and Emma (Fulks) Adams. Edith worked for RCF in Mountain View for 22 years and enjoyed sewing, crocheting, and quilting. Edith will be greatly missed by all of her loving friends and family.
Edith is survived by her two sons, Harold Mitchell and wife Rachel, Johnny Mitchell and wife Marbie; one daughter, Diana Woody and husband, Ronnie; one daughter-in-law, Debbie Mitchell; two grandchildren, Shawn Woody and Samantha Kirby; four great-grandchildren, John Kirby, Rachel Dobbins, Dylan Woody, and Hailey Dobbins; three step-grandchildren, Jacob Logan, Matthew Presley, and Sarah Littlejohn; along with many extended family and friends.
Edith was preceded in death by her parents, Owen and Emma (Fulks) Adams; husband, John Mitchell, and her brothers.
Visitation is Monday, February 5, 2018, from 6:00-8:00 PM at Roller Coffman Chapel in Mountain View, Arkansas. Funeral services are Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 11:00 AM at Fifty Six Missionary Baptist Church in Fifty Six, Arkansas with Brother Tony Chadwick officiating. Interment will follow the funeral service at Fifty Six Cemetery in Fifty Six, Arkansas.
Pallbearers are Shawn Woody, Dylan Woody, Jarrett Kirby, Jerry Murphy, Ronnie Anderson, and Gary Norman. Honorary pallbearer is Ronnie Woody.
Roller Coffman Funeral Home in Mountain View, Arkansas is in charge of the arrangements.