A Celebration of Life Service will be held for Paul Mitchell, 55 at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at New Life Church, 1109 N. John Hardy Rd. Abbeville, LA.
He will await the resurrection at Saint Paul Cemetery, Abbeville, LA
A native and resident of Abbeville Mr. Mitchell passed at 2:55 a.m. on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at his residence following a brief illness. Paul accepted Christ at an early age. He was a devoted worker and he spent thirty years of his life at Abbeville General Hospital. He was a friend to many. He had a unique smile and would call you his friend
He now join in glory with his parents, Milton Mitchell Jr. and Nona Bessard Mitchell; brother, Curtis Mitchell; sisters, Evelyn Mitchell and Pauline Mitchell; granddaughter, Alyssa Landry.
He leaves in God’s care his loving wife, Mary Louise B. Mitchell of Abbeville; four sons, Lionel Willis, Sr. (Bertha), Brandon Mitchell (Dawn) of Abbeville, Jason Mitchell (Victoria) of Mobile AL and Ryan Mitchell of Lafayette, LA; three daughters, Kattie Mitchell (Carlos), Kimberly Mitchell (Tony) and Alana Mitchell all of Abbeville; his step-children, Vanessa Barquet of Houma, La., , Virginia Campbell of Lafayette, La., Emmanuel Campbell, Donald Campbell and Darrell Campbell all of Abbeville, La., five brothers, Milton Mitchell,III., Milton J. Mitchell, Nelson Mitchell, Grady Mitchell, George Mitchell; two sisters, Mary Mitchell and Andrea Minor all of Abbeville; eleven grandchildren, Mia, Nyah, Branon, Hylece Mitchell, Carlos, Morgan, Raegan Davenport, Tonie Tay’Shawn Landry, Lioneron and Lionel Willis, Jr. aunts, Delta (Leroy)Plowden, Lorraine Bessard, and Maggie Mitchell, uncles, Oris Bessard and Percy Mitchell, Godmother, Victorine Broussard, special brother-in-law, Larry (Billie Faye) Briggs of Houston, Tx., and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Special thanks to Abbeville General Hospital Staff, and Louisiana Hospice and Palliative Care of Jennings, LA for their kindness, thoughtfulness, and generosity. Special thanks and love goes to his loving and devoted brothers Milton and Nelson Mitchell for their unselfish love and support and special thanks to Ms. Helen of Houston, Tx.
Active pallbearers will be: Emmanuel Campbell, Brandon Mitchell, Jason Mitchell, Ryan Mitchell, Tony Landry, and Earn Ursin, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be: Milton Mitchell, III., Milton J. Mitchell, Nelson Mitchell, Grady Mitchell, George Mitchell, and Percy Mitchell
Final arrangements are entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Home 116 Green Street Abbeville 337-893-2440.