Nella Mae Mitchell, age 81, of Gilbertsville, KY, died Sunday, August 7 at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah. Born October 12, 1929 in Vergie, KY., she was a wife and mother and retired as an Alaska Teamster working for RCA-Alascom in Anchorage, AK, and was a member of the Kentucky Lake Mission Church in Gilbertsville.
She was the daughter of the late John Alna Hall and the late Alice (Jones) Hall.
She is survived by her husband, Robert J. Mitchell of Gilbertsville, three sons, Robert M. Mitchell of Anchorage, AK., S. Craig Mitchell of Anchorage, AK., and Colby Paul Mitchell of Murray, two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Four sisters, Hester Marie Poteet of Detroit, MI., Mary Lou Poteet of Columbus, OH., Delorse Hoffman of Pickerington, OH., Lois Ann Reynolds of Pickerington, OH., also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sons, Alna Paul Mitchell and James A. Mitchell.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home, P.O. Box 492, Benton, KY
Funeral services were held Thursday, August 11, Kentucky Lake Mission Church in Gilbertsville.
Rev. Richie Clendenen and Rev. Danny Holt officiated.
Interment followed in the Morland Cemetery, Gilbertsville, KY.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Christian Fellowship Church, 1348 U. S. Hwy. 68 East, Benton, KY 42025.