MITCHELL, Mary Beatrice BeardAge 90, was born March 16, 1923 in Scottsboro, AL to the late Walter Guy and Gladys Onita Beard and passed away on May 8, 2013 in Nashville, TN. She is preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Olan Ben Mitchell and son, George Dwain Mitchell. Mary is survived by her son, Benjamin Steven (Ann) Mitchell; daughter, Anita Rose (Randy) Elder; daughter-in-law, Billie Mitchell; seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. Mrs. Mitchell grew up in Goodwin and Wheatley Arkansas, graduated from Wheatley High School and the Chillicothe Business School of Chillicothe, Missouri. Visitation will be held from three until seven o'clock in the evening on Sunday, the 12th of May, 2013 at Woodlawn Roesch-Patton Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at two thirty in the afternoon on Monday, the 13th of May, 2013 in Woodlawn's Dignity Hall with visitation held one hour prior to the service. Entombment will take place in Woodlawn's Cross Mausoleum. The family wishes to thank the staff of Belmont Village for their care and support and would also like to thank Caris Home Health Service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be sent to the
, the Nashville Humane Society or a charity or church of your choice.