Mary M. Mitchell
Mary M. Mitchell, 82, of Delaware died Wednesday (March 28, 2012) in Wintersong Village.
She was born Feb. 16, 1930 in Vicey, Va., to Willoughby and Marida Deel. She was a retired employee of Bun’s Restaurant.
Mary is survived by five daughters, Dora Clary of Mount Vernon, Mary Parsons, Caroline Cornwell, Delphine Danielson, all of Green Cove Springs, Fla. and Margaret Peacock of El Paso, Texas; three sons, James Shortridge of Delaware, William Hower of Crokett, Texas, and Charles Hower of Dallas, Ga.; three brothers, Marlin Deel of St. Augustine, Fla., Vadie (Betty) Deel and Howard Deel both of Delaware; three sisters, Malicia Pyles of Green Cove Springs, Fla., Martha (Wilson) Rice of Norristown, Tenn., and Doshie (Odis) Ratliff of Delaware; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by four infant sons, Thomas, Johnnie, Ronnie and Lonnie Shortridge.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Robinson Funeral Home. Graveside service and interment will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday in Fairview Memorial Park with the Rev. Dan Maurer officiating.
Condolences may be expressed at robinsonfuneralhomeinc.com.