Larry Ray Mitchell Sr., 62, of McMinnville died June 18.
He was born Jan. 28, 1950 in Kenly, North Carolina. His parents were the late James Mitchell and Anne Mae (Jones) Mitchell. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Diane Mitchell, and brother, Johnny R. Mitchell.
He is survived by his sons, Larry and Monica Mitchell Jr. of Lascassas, James “Jamie” Mitchell of McMinnville; daughter Angela and Jamie Ford of Woodbury; brothers and sister-in-law Barry and Sue Mitchell of Ivy Bluff, and David Mitchell of North Carolina; sisters, Brenda Trail of Manchester, Barbara and Mack White of Boaz, Ala., Kay and Dennis Harrington of Lewisburg, Mary and Joe Hinzman of Petersburg, and five grandchildren.
Mr. Mitchell attended Trinity Baptist Church in McMinnville. He enjoyed being outdoors and spending time with his family.
Funeral services will be held today at 2 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Providence Baptist Church Cemetery.
Smith Funeral Home (615) 563-5337 or www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net is in charge of arranggements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 20, 2012