Obie Dean Mitchell
Obie Dean Mitchell, 56, of Decatur, passed away on Tuesday, October 22, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Mitchell was born July 5, 1957 in Limestone County to Obie Mitchell and Katherine Mitchell.
Services for Mr. Mitchell are today, October 24, 2013, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Limestone Memorial Gardens with Brother Benny Sivley officiating.
He was a member of Decatur Baptist Church where he served in the First Touch Ministry. He was the owner and operator of Dean Mitchell Tree Care for 40 years.
Survivors include his wife, Pamela Mitchell; sons, Wesley Mitchell and wife, Casey, of Danville and Cody Mitchell of Decatur; grandchildren, Kinlee Mitchell and Hudson Mitchell; brothers, Steve Pope and wife, Susan, of Raleigh, N.C., and Wayne Mitchell and Bobby Mitchell, both of Decatur; sisters, Debbie Cheatham and husband, Gary, and Ann Milligan and husband, Dale, both of Decatur; several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Obie and Katherine Mitchell.
Pallbearers are T.J. McGee, Dustin Dickens, Brandon Shaneyfelt, Erik Sherrill, Mike Johnson, Larry Reid and Tony Green. Honorary pallbearers are Ray Wilkerson, Ron Hill and Rhea Greenwell.
Memorials may be made to Neuro-Oncology Program, 510 20th Street South, FOT Room 1020, Birmingham, AL 35294-3410.
Please sign our online guestbook at limestonechapel.com.
Published in the Decatur Daily on Oct. 24, 2013
Limestone Chapel Funeral Home
322 Hwy 31 N Athens, AL 35611