Updated: Fri 1:42 PM, May 02, 2014
Oct 8, 1954-Apr 21, 2014
William Earl “Bill” Mitchell, 59, of Hearne, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 at Scott & White Hospital in College Station. Services are set for 1 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at New Elam Missionary Baptist Church, 509 Brenken St., in Hearne, 77859, Rev. Derron Robinson, Pastor, with the Rev. Benny Carroll officiating. Bill will be laid to rest in Lone Star Cemetery in Goresbeck, Texas.
Bill was born October 8, 1954 in Groesbeck to Aaron Mitchell Jr. and Johnell Mitchell. He attended school in Groesbeck I.S.D. At a very young age William confessed his faith in Christ. He worked for New Southwest Bakery for nearly 20 years, until his health no longer permitted.
His father, sister, Evelyn Mitchell; and a brother, Charles A. Mitchell preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his memories; his devoted wife, LaCharles Mitchell of Hearne; son, Gabriel Jackson of Waco,; four step-daughters, Sheila Brown of Waco, Gina Drake of Hearne, Dorindo Abdel Bahman of Fayetteville, Ga., and Angelique Gregory of Morrow, Ga.; mother, Johnell Mitchell; a sister, Florence Calhoun; two brothers, James and Wilmer Ray, all of Groesbeck; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and many close friends.