H.L. "Mitch" Mitchell, 79, passed away Saturday, January 14, 2017 in Graham. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Mitch was born July 29, 1937 in Tioga, Louisiana to the late William Howard and Mary Katherine (Herrin) Mitchell. He married Betsy Ann Maberry June 2, 1962 in McCaulley. Mitch was a veteran of the United States Air Force and owner of Red Snapper Rentals.
Survivors include: wife, Betsy Mitchell of Graham; daughter, Michele Grimsley of Graham; grandchildren, Rachel and Ryan Grimsley both of Graham; nieces, Melody DeLong of Graham and Kim Dyess of Fort Worth; nephew, James Pettus of Florida.
He was preceded in death by sister, Pansy Pettus and brother, Carl Mitchell.
Memorials may be made to Graham Meals on Wheels.