Ethel Mitchell Chester
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Ethel Mitchell Chester

Temple Terrace, FL - Ethel Mitchell Chester, 75, of Temple Terrace, FL passed in Tampa on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 26, at TILLMAN OF TALLAHASSEE 850-942-1950, with burial in St. Phillip Cemetery, Centerville Road. Viewing-visitation is 4-6 p.m. Wednesday at Tillman's. "Baby Mae", as Ethel was called, was a Tallahassee native and a longtime Hillsborough County educator. She was a 1963 graduate of the original Lincoln High School, a 1967 FAMU graduate and an active member of St. Luke AME Church, Tampa. She was also a member of the Red Hatters Social Club. Survivors include her devoted husband, Robert L. Chester; sisters, Mary Mitchell, Runnette M. James and Annette (Will) Smith; nieces and nephews who were like her own: Sherron Wester, Denise Atkinson, Georgetta Bennett, Freddie (Gwendolyn) Harris, Mitchell (Connie) McPherson and Tommie (Lisa) Bennett; and numerous other relatives and friends.






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Published in Tallahassee Democrat from Mar. 23 to Mar. 24, 2020.
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9 entries
April 3, 2020
Our sincere condolences to the family she was a great educator
Sandy Hankerson
Student
March 27, 2020
my pray are withthe familymay god weptthe tear fromyour eyes hold your heart todaylook to hill were all help come.
Teresa Mills
March 26, 2020
So sorry to hear of the passing of Ethel. She was our Musician @ Shady Grove#2 P.B. Church before leaving Tallahassee;such a sweet person. Our prayers are with the family. God is with you.
Rosa Woody-German
March 26, 2020
To Mary Mitchell and Family and The Chester Family
We extend our Sincere and Heartfelt Condolences to all of you during this time of Bereavement. May God Comfort, Strengthen and give you Peace now and Forever.
Valarie Cooper & Violet Washington
March 26, 2020
cynthia henry
March 25, 2020
Wishing there were some way to make things easier for you right now..
Hoping it will help a little just to know how much others care, how many this are with you.
Carl & Delories Jackson
March 24, 2020
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March 23, 2020
PRAYER ARE WITH YOU'LL!
ELDER JOE COLSON, JR AND FAMILY
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