Jerry Mitchell Obituary

Jerry Allen Mitchell
Jerry Allen Mitchell

September 3, 1935 - January 20, 2020
Born in Corpus Christi, TX
Resided in Snellville, Georgia


Jerry Allen Mitchell died peacefully in his sleep on January 20, 2020. He was born September 3, 1935, in Bayside, Texas, to Leila Mae and Cecil Thomas Mitchell. He grew up in the Bayside area. He married Ellen Marie Newman on May 28, 1955. He worked as an electrical lineman for most of his life. He liked working on cars and building hot rods, fishing, playing guitar and singing, and cooking and eating barbecue. He loved to laugh. He was baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses at the age of 12. He loved bible truths and his God, Jehovah. He also loved sharing those truths in the ministry as well as discussing them with his brothers and sisters. Of the many scriptures he memorized, his favorite was Revelation 4:11.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Ellen Marie Mitchell; his children, James Mitchell and his wife Mary, Jeanette Mitchell, Thomas Mitchell, David Mitchell, and Rebecca Mitchell; his grandchildren, Jennifer Dawn Moyer and her husband Mason, Jarad Michael Allen and his wife Ursula, Daniel Mitchell and his wife Tamara, Stephen Mitchell and his wife Mary Elizabeth, Rory Johns, Kathern Mitchell, and Thomas Mitchell; and his great-grandchildren Kanon Allen, Brayden Mitchell, and Anderson Mitchell.



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