LINCOLN, Mo.—Virginia E. “Virgie” Mitchell, 92, of Lincoln died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in an Independence, Mo., nursing home.

Mrs. Mitchell was born July 2, 1921, in Benton County, Mo. She was retired from Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. and a cattle farmer. She was preceded in death by her husband, James M. Mitchell.

Survivors include five children, Janice Mitchell and David Mitchell of Kansas City, Mo., Steven Mitchell of of Texarkana, Jerry Mitchell of Oak Grove, Mo., and Ted Mitchell of Lee’s Summit, Mo.; one sister, Lorraine Gibson of Kansas City; one brother, Leroy Anderson of Lincoln; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three nieces and nephews; and a number of other relatives.

Private services will be 9:30 a.m. today at Davis-Miller Funeral Home. Burial will be 11:30 p.m. today at Brushy Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Alliance or a favorite charity.

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Published: 11/14/2013