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James I. Mitchell



4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 11, 2011
Faith Chapel Original Church of God

11:00 a.m. - 12 noon on Saturday, February 12, 2011
Smithfork Tabernacle, Halls Hill Pike, Murfreesboro, TN

Funeral with Pastor/Dr. Linda Kennedy, officiating:
12 noon on Saturday, February 12, 2011
Smithfork Tabernacle, Halls Hill Pike, Murfreesboro, TN

on Saturday, February 12, 2011
Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro, TN

Mr. James Issac Mitchell, age 84 of the Halls Hill Pike Community in Murfreesboro, TN passed away February 5, 2011. Mr. Mitchell was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Thelma Mitchell and is survived by his daughters, Claudia (Kerry) Woodard, Marilyn (Richard) Hill, Juanita Mitchell; sons, Anthony (Michelle) Mitchell and Kendale (Lindsey) Mitchell; grandchildren, Sonia Lavender, Marlo Lavender, Jonathan Dickerson, Nykea Dickerson, Araminta Mitchell, Terry Mitchell, Gabrielle Mitchell, Austin Mitchell, Amisha Mitchell, Denise Young, DeShun (Tameka) Young and Ryketia (Jerry) Strong.

Mr. Mitchell was the owner of Mitchell Backhoe and Trucking Company. He was a deacon at Faith Chapel Original Church of God in Murfreesboro, TN and a veteran of the United States Army.

II Timothy 4

7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race I have kept the faith.

8 Finally, there is laid up for me the crown of rightousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will give to me on that Day, and not to me only but also to all who have loved His appearing.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

PHONE: (615) 893-1313 - 24 hours a day

314 East State Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

P.O. Box 1371
Murfreesboro, TN 37133-1371