Hulon Paul Mitchell, 80, of Little Rock, Ark., formerly of Panama City, passed away Friday, April 5, 2013. Hulon was a 1951 graduate of Bay High and a US Army
veteran of the Korean War
. He retired after 36 years service with St. Joe and International Paper Company. Hulon was a 32nd degree Mason, a Shriner, and a member of VFW
Post 1936 in Alexandria, La.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harmon C. Mitchell and Vesta Jewell Mitchell (Roach), and sisters, Eula Champagne and Mary Martin.
Survivors include his daughters, Michelle Powers (Chuck) and Paula Gean (Kyle), all of Little Rock, Ark.; two granddaughters, Mary Kate Powers and Victoria Gean; his sisters, Bonnie Mitchell, Virginia Abernathy (Larry), Doris Becker (Ralph), Jeanette Riley (Charles), and Janice Stukey (Marvin) and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life service was held at 3 p.m., Monday, April 8, 2013, at the Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Marvin Stukey officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mr. Mitchell's name may be made to either the Arkansas Hospice, 14 Parkstone Circle, North Little Rock, AR 72116, or to the
, 204 Executive Ct., Little Rock, AR 72116. Kent-Forest Lawn, 2403 Harrison Avenue, 763-4694 www.kentforestlawn.com