Lillian Louise Mitchell, 97, of Johnson City, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Johnson City Medical Center.
She was a native of Johnson City and the last surviving child of Sam W. and Nora Fletcher Jones. Lillian retired from Levi Strauss and was a member of Heritage Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by 6 brothers, 7 sisters, and 1 great-grandchild. Survivors include 4 sons, Phillip Mitchell & wife Karen of Bluffton, SC, Harvey Mitchell & wife Barbara of Jonesborough, Donald Mitchell & wife Marie of Johnson City & Ronald Mitchell & wife Janet of Johnson City; 1 daughter Phyllis Hackworth & husband John, Goodview, VA; 12 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren with one expected in November; and several nieces & nephews.
The funeral service for Lillian Mitchell will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Appalachian Funeral Home with Rev. John Hackworth, Jr. officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 12:00-2:00 P.M. prior to the service. The graveside committal will follow in Monte Vista Memorial Park.