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Mavis L. Mitchell

Mavis L. Mitchell

May 1, 1919 - January 15, 2022


Mavis L. Mitchell, 102, passed away peacefully at CrownPointe assisted living in Lebanon, Indiana on Saturday, January 15, 2022.  She was born May 1, 1919 in Crawfordsville, Indiana; a daughter of the late Benjamin and Hattie (Farrow) Lough.

She was a 1937 graduate of Darlington High School and attended two years of beauty college.

In April of 1942, she was married to Russell Mitchell; he passed away on January 17, 2005. Together, they shared 62 loving years together.

Mavis was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother.  She was a member of Jamestown Christian Church and later in life attended Harvestime Fellowship Church. Mavis enjoyed reading and listening to audio books.

Survivors include her son: Ricky J. (Diana) Mitchell of Crawfordsville; two grandchildren, Alishia K. Watts of Thorntown and Kyle B. Mitchell of Phoenix, Arizona; six great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Mavis was preceded in death by sisters, Juanita Lough, Julia Anglin, and Beverly Sallee.

Visitation is planned from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at Harvestime Fellowship Church, 7925 West 700 South, Jamestown, IN 46147.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 19 at the church in Jamestown. Interment will follow services at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Jamestown.

Porter and Hunt Funeral Home & Crematory in Jamestown has been entrusted with her arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her honor to Jackson Township Historical Society; P.O. Box 297, Jamestown, IN 46147