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Emmett James Mitchell

April 17, 1945 ~ January 31, 2024 (age 78) 78 Years Old

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Emmett James Mitchell, 78, of Sonora passed at 1:58pm Wednesday, January 31, 2024 at the Genesis Health Care after a sudden illness.
He was born on Tuesday, April 17, 1945 in McArthur, Ohio the son of Floyd James Mitchell and Myrtle Catherine Nickels Mitchell.
Emmett was a member of the God's Children's Cathedral of Sonora, Ohio and retired in 2002 from Armco Steel as a tractor driver after almost 40 years of service.
He is survived by his wife, Marsha Kay Whissel Mitchell; three children and their spouses: Della Neff and Andy Perry of White Cottage, Daniel Madison and Wayne Mayes, Deborah and Kevin Harrison of Columbus; three grandchildren, Amber, Adam and Kiah. Also survived by siblings: Mary Young, Virginia (Chuck) Roe, Jack (Korey) Mitchell of McArthur; Bessie Irvin of Springfield; Joan (Bill) Roe, Marilyn Boyd of Jackson; Betty (Bill) Humphrey , Jerry (Lynn) of Logan; Richard (Sondra) Mitchell of Ray; and Paul (Tammy) Mitchell of Chillicothe.
In addition to his parents, Emmett was preceded in death by a brother, Roy Dean Mitchell and one sister, Charlotte Baughman.
Visitation will be held from 12:00 noon to 2:00 P.M. Monday, February 5, 2024 at the Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home where funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM with Pastor David Peoples officiating. Burial will conclude at the St. Paul Cemetery.
The Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with Emmett’s family please click on the Tribute Wall link on this page.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
February 5, 2024

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home
2318 Maple Ave
Zanesville, OH 43701

Service
Monday
February 5, 2024

2:00 PM
Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home
2318 Maple Ave
Zanesville, OH 43701

Cemetery

St. Paul Cemetery

Sonora, OH

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