Barbara Jean Odom Mitchell of Millry, Ala., went home to Jesus early Wednesday morning, June 12, 2013, at her home in Baton Rouge. She will be remembered by those she touched the most, her students and their families, whose lives she captured through her energetic and enthusiastic spirit. The proud mother, cherished wife and beloved daughter is survived by her husband, Eric Mitchell, her three children, Tiffany, Danielle and Jon-Adam Mitchell, and her mother, Floyce Regina Odom. She was preceded in death by her father, James Perry Odom. Services will be held this weekend at Denham Baptist, her home church in Waynesboro, Miss. Visitation in Baton Rouge will be held on Wednesday, June 19, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The Chapel in the Oaks.