Eddie Mae Mitchell, 66, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, May 22, 2004 at the St. Francis Hospital of Memphis, Tenn.
Born May 29, 1937, in Steele, daughter of the late Ed and Mattie Person Berry, she was a Certified Nurses Assistant (CNA) and a member of the Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church of Steele.
She married King Mitchell. who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Edward Mitchell and three sisters, Jimmy Lee Culler, Susie Bee Hearn, and Dorothy Freeman.
Survivors include two sons; Johnny Mitchell and wife, Jan, of St. Louis, Mo. and Lee Roy Mitchell of Steele; three daughters, Mary Ann Gorman and husband, Joe, of Steele, Laverne Hudson of Kennett, and Shirlean Mitchell of Kennett; one brother, Tommie Hearn and wife, Ruby, of Sandusky, Ohio, 20 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 29, at the Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church in Steele.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 29, at the Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Larry Bell, Sr. officiating.
Burial will follow at the Evergreen Cemetery in Hayti, Mo.
Bradshaw Funeral Home of Steele is in charge of the arrangements.