Beatrice Gunn Mitchell (c.1918 - 2010)
Jun 01, 2010 - 08:35:25 pm CDT Beatrice Gunn Mitchell, 92, of 38 Gunns Place, Yanceyville, NC died Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Carillon Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA. She was married 61 years to John Mitchell, who survives. In addition to her husband, survivors include one daughter, Theressa Mitchell of Columbia, MD; one son, John C. Mitchell of Danville, VA; one sister, Daisy Ernesta Blackwell of Yanceyville, NC; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was a graduate of Winston - Salem State University with her Bachelor of Education and her Masters degree from A & T University and a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority.
Beatrice was employed with the Caswell County Public School System for 37 years. Beatrice was a member of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church in Providence NC for 80 years until her decline in health. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church with Elder Mark Gibson officiating. Cards and condolences can be sent to her niece: Beatrice Williamson, 127 North Hill Road, Yanceyville, NC, 27379. Fisher and Watkins Funeral Home assisted the Mitchell family.