NEWPORT NEWS - Lois M. Mitchell died Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Riverside Regional Medical Center. She was a resident of Newport News for 84 years. Lois retired from Newport News Waterworks as an Administrative Secretary after 25 years. She was a member of Northside Christian Church. Lois is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond W. Mitchell and a granddaughter, Amy Kay Foster. She is survived by two daughters, Pamela Kay Burnett and Susan M. Galloway; three grandchildren, Aubrey Avos Sheppard, Amanda Rae Carter and Alaine Irma Lee Foster; one son, Raymond W. Mitchell; three brothers, Clifton McLawhorn, Hugh Mclawhorn and Edward McLawhorn; nine great-grandchildren; eight many loving nieces and nephews; and many other friends who she welcomed as family. The family will receive friends Thursday, May 15 6-7:30 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Friday, May 16 11:00 a.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home with Mr. Larry Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Peninsula Memorial Park.
Peninsula Funeral Home
11144 Warwick Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23601
Published in Daily Press on May 14, 2014