LA RUSSELL-Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, at the Main Street Baptist Church in Greenfield for Elmer Emory Mitchell, 72, La Russell, who died Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at his home, with his family by his side. Burial will follow at Pennsboro Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family, to aid with funeral expenses.
Condolences may be left at www.danielfuneralhome.net.
Survivors include his wife, Edna Jane Mitchell; two sons, Emory Dale Mitchell and wife Ruth, La Russell and Terry Don Mitchell and wife Tona, Golden City; two daughters, Sherry Lynn Mitchell and husband Royce, Walker and Shelly Crockett and husband Mike, Lamar; four brothers, Bob Mitchell, Marvin and Lois Mitchell, Tom and Rhonda Mitchell and Roy and Janice Mitchell; five sisters, Barbara Pridemore, Kay and Vern Ehrishman, Fay Barnhart, Jean and John McDonald and Juanita Mahurin; 10 grandchildren, Dewayne and Andrea Mitchell, Mikey and Sarah Hart, Brandon Hart, Terry Mitchell, Jr., Jeremy Mitchell, Katie Mitchell, Hunter and Kylor Crockett, Megan Estes and Jon Estes and 12 great-grandchildren, Race Hart, Heavyn Hart, Michael Hart, Austin Hart, Mason Hart, Radyn Hart, Marissa Hart, Timothy Mitchell, Jasmine Mitchell, Xander Lewis, Emma Oliver and Riley Lee.
He was preceded in death by an infant son, John Mitchell; two sisters, Linda White and Elma Dean Mitchell; four brothers, J.A. Brown, Bud Mitchell, John Mitchell and Darrel Mitchell; an infant grandson, Kevin Mitchell and a son-in-law, Mike Hart.
Mr. Mitchell was born April 25, 1941, at Goodman, to Elmer Edgar and Flossie Evelyn (Brown) Mitchell. He was a self-employed logger and tree trimmer.
He married Edna Jane Laughlin at Goodman on June 14, 1963.