MITCHELL, THEODORE HARRIS, 85, affectionately known as Paw Paw, of Louisville, KY, passed away at his home on Saturday, June 29, 2013.
He was a member of Westwood Presbyterian Church, serving for over 50 years; and served as a grandparent volunteer for many years at Foster Elementary School.
Theodore was married to Juanita B. Hinds for 52 years, to this union five children were born. Sons, Dwight M. Mitchell (Deborah), Scott D. Mitchell (Kimberly), Todd A. Mitchell (deceased); daughters, Tracey H. Mitchell, and Terri L. Mitchell; four grandsons, Austin, Justin, Jackson and Grayson Mitchell.
He also leaves to cherish, one brother, William H. Mitchell, Jr.; two sisters, Lillie Patterson and Doris Whittemore; two nephews, Steven Wimbs (Peggy) of Delaware, Dennis Smith (Sylvia) of Washington, DC, and one nephew who preceded him in death, Bruce Briggs; two nieces, Sherry Houston of Louisville, and Vicki Wimbs of Indianapolis, IN; and a host of other relatives and friends who will miss him dearly.
The viewing will be Thursday, July 4, 2013 at Westwood Presbyterian Church, 4432 Greenwood Avenue, from 5-8 p.m. A service to celebrate the life of Theodore H. Mitchell will be conducted at St Stephen Baptist Church, 1018 South 15th Street, Friday, July 5, 2013, at 1 p.m.
G. C. Williams in charge of arrangement.
Published in The Courier-Journal on July 3, 2013