KINSTON - Mertie Catherine Mitchell, 81, of 411 Old Beulaville Road, Pink Hill, N.C., passed Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday, March 13, 2014, at United American FWB Tabernacle Kinston N.C., with Elder C.P. Pearson officiating. Interment will follow in Oakridge Memorial Park in Pink Hill, N.C. Viewing will be from 3-7 p.m., Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Mills Funeral Home, Inc. Mertie leaves many cherished memories to her daughter, Jacquelyn Melville of the home; son, Anthony Mitchell (Grace) of Pink Hill; sisters, Eldress Minnie Stackhouse (George) and Rosa Hardy of Kinston, Connie Simmons of Dover, Alice Faye Kawaski (Gregory) of Chicago, Ill., and Margaret A. Whitings (Rick) of Knightdale; brothers, Deacon Marion Mithchell (Jeronia) of Pink Hill, Jimmie Mitchell of Kinston, Willie James "Dank" Mitchell of Baltimore, Md. and James Ivey (Sherri) of Clemmons, N.C.; grandchildren, Brad, Taneisha and Michael; great-grandchildren Jayden and Kellan; 12 foster grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Arrangements are by Mills Funeral Home. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com. (Paid obituary)
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Mills Funeral Home
1300 Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd. Kinston, NC 28501
Published in Free Press from Mar. 9 to Mar. 15, 2014