Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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October 6, 2012

Mrs. Pauline Virginia Mitchell

HONAKER, Va. — Mrs. Pauline Virginia Mitchell, age 83, of Honaker, Va., went to be with the Lord Friday, October 5, 2012. Born May 11, 1929 in Boissevain, Va., she was a daughter of the late Nellie and Andrew Kenney. She was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Clata Mitchell; one daughter, Delores Ann Street; three brothers, Nicholas Kenney, Johnny “Buzz” Kenney and Bernard Kenney; and two sisters, Louise Perry and Elizabeth Williams.

Survivors include seven precious children: Roger Mitchell of Honaker, Leonard Mitchell and wife Tammy of Honaker, Kenneth Mitchell and wife Kathy of Honaker, Curtis “Bucky” Mitchell and wife Diana of Lebanon, Joyce Addair and husband Nelson of Bristol, Va., Diane Powers of Bristol, Va., and Janet Mitchell, her youngest daughter and best friend of Honaker; sister, Violet Edwards of Bassett, Va.; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Honaker Funeral Home in Honaker, Va., with special friend of the family, the Rev. James Short officiating. Entombment will follow in the Greenhills Memory Gardens Mausoleum.

Pallbearers will be relatives and friends.

Friends called after 6 p.m. Saturday at the Honaker Funeral Home.

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