STAMPS, Ark.—Bessie Lee Mitchell, 78, of Stamps died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012.

Mrs. Mitchell was born Aug. 27, 1934, in Chinook, Mont. She attended Evening Light Tabernacle, Homer, La. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Shirley Ann Mitchell.

Survivors include her husband, Boyce Mitchell of Stamps; two sons and one daughter-in-law, James and Elisabeth Mitchell and David Mitchell of Stamps; one daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Darryl Baxter of Stamps; one brother, Paul Loveall of El Mirage, Ariz.; two sisters, Eva Loveall of Laveen, Ariz., and Claudia Rose of Phoenix; 10 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

Services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Smith Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Pruitt and Timothy Pruitt officiating. Burial will be Concord Cemetery, Fouke, Ark.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Published: 12/13/2012