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James C Mitchell

November 11, 1923 ~ August 3, 2019 (age 95)


Mr. James Clifton "Cliff" Mitchell, age 95, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Saturday, August 03, 2019 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah, Kentucky.

Mr. Mitchell was born in Calloway County, Kentucky on November 11, 1923 to the late Elmus W. Mitchell and Louisa (Weatherspoon) Mitchell. Mr. Mitchell retired from General Tire as a maintenance mechanic. He was a member of the Locust Grove Baptist Church, the Murray Masonic Lodge, #105 F & Am, and VFW, Post #6291. He was a Navy veteran of WWII.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Mitchell was preceded in death by his wife, Jean (Taylor) Mitchell; four sisters, Mary Orr, Irene Curry, Marelle Williams, and Beauton Osborn; as well as two brothers, Clyde Mitchell and Melton "Decy" Mitchell.

Mr. Mitchell is survived by one daughter, Karla Kai Noffsinger of Franklin, Tennessee; one son, Glenn T. Mitchell and wife Tammi of Murray, Kentucky; four grandchildren, Jessica Mitchell, Adam Noffsinger, Allison Noffsinger, and Brandon Meadows; and by one great-grandchild, Aubrey Rice.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Murray Memorial Gardens at 2:00 p.m. with Bro. Hal Shipley officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the graveside service from 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home.


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August 6, 2019

11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
JH Churchill Funeral Home
201 S 3rd St
Murray, KY 42071

August 6, 2019

2:00 PM
Murray Memorial Gardens
3223 US Hwy 641 North
Murray, KY 42071

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