BRIAN FARKAS, Associated Press Writer
October 15, 2012
MITCHELL HEIGHTS, W.Va. — Alma Mitchell, 94, of Mitchell Heights, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, October 14, 2012, from Logan Regional Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.
Born February 28, 1918, at Wilsondale, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin Harrison and Elizabeth Williamson Endicott. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Emrick “Big Mitch” Mitchell; three sisters, Mary Blanche Walls, Rebecca Browning and Flora Maynard, and two brothers, Mose Endicott and Leonard Williams.
Alma was a homemaker and was a member of the Church of God. She loved tending her flowers, caring for animals, especially her cat, Lil Brandy, and decorating her home in the hills that she loved. Alma was a very generous person and very loving to her family and friends.
Survivors include her one son, Larry (Norma) Mitchell of Fort Myers, Fla.; one daughter, Lois (Kenneth) McCoy of Man; one sister, Adeline Tutor of Wiley Ford; one sister-in-law, Doris Endicott of Mitchell Heights; five grandchildren, Lea (Todd) Wright of Lakeville, Minn., Rhonda (Terry) Dillinger of Roseville, Ohio, Susan (Reagan) Lynch of Pendleton, Ky.Y, Kenneth (Barbara) McCoy of Cobb, and Kevin McCoy of Fairmont; four great-grand children; four great-great-grandchildren, and a host of loved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A special thank you to Dr. Kathy Harvey and the critical care unit at Logan Regional for their loving care of Alma and her friends and family.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 17, at Mallory Church of God with Rev. Shaun Walker and Rev. Wesley Browning. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Condolences may be left at www.krantzmcneelyfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home of Man.