Lelia G. MitchellMarch 15, 1944 ~ June 10, 2017 (age 73)
Mrs. Leila Gattison Mitchell was born in Chesterfield County on March 15, 1944. The Lord called her home on Saturday, June 10, 2017. She received her formal education in the Chesterfield County Public School System. She was married to the late Joseph A. Mitchell and this union was blessed with five children.
Survivors left to cherish her loving memory are: her children: Joseph (Ethel) Mitchell, Linda Bull, Hoseaetta (Jimmy) Covington all of Darlington, Cleveland Mitchell of the home, and Marcus (Kim) Mitchell of Hartsville; six sisters: Dorothy (Lee Thomas) Redfearn of Charlotte, NC, Dianne (Perry) Hudley of Patrick, SC, Corinthians (Levem) Smith and Etheleen (Henry) Benjamin, both of Darlington, SC, Brenda (Billy) Scott of Cheraw, SC, and Patricia (Joseph) Perkins of Darlington; three brothers: Levern Scott of Richmond, VA, Lenward Scott of Darlington, SC, and Robert (Margaret) Gattison of Hartsville, SC; three brothers-in-law: Harrison (Virginia) Mitchell, Evander Wilson, and Leroy Mitchell; one sister-in-law: Emmie (Arthur) Samuel; two aunts: Christine Fountain of Philadelphia, PA and Daisy Marshall of Hartsville, SC; eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Catherine Ketter.