Ivan Wayne Mitchell, age 77, of Emory passed away Monday, May 6, 2013 in Sulphur Springs.
Funeral service for Ivan Mitchell will be held 2:00 pm, Friday, May 10, 2013, at the House of Prayer Church in Emory.
Interment will follow in Greenview Cemetery. Bro. Kenneth Ishmael and Bro. James Mitchelll will officiate.
Visitation is 6-8:00 pm, Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel. Mr. Mitchell was born in Emory, April 13, 1936, to S.P. and Lucinda York Mitchell
Ivan married Peggy Beavers in Clovis, New Mexico on Oct. 27, 1956.
He was a member of the House of Prayer Church.
He worked as an electrican and was a member of the IBEW #59 for 55 years.
Wife: Peggy Mitchell of Emory
Daughters: Karen Nalls, and Kara Montoya both of Emory
Son: Manuel Montoya of Emory
Brother: M. J. Mitchell and wife Barbara of Wills Point
Sisters: Winona Risner and husband Leo of DeSoto, Loretta Snowden of Dallas, and Dollie Sisk and husband Robert of Emory
Grandchildren: Brooke Millican, Charlie Nalls, Leslee Arredondo, Melissa Eldridge, and Hollie Kennedy
Preceded in death by: parents, daughter, Laquetta Kennedy; 2 brothers, Howard Mithchll and Grover Mitchell; 4 sisters, Winifred Jones, Geraldine Risner, Louella Nichols and Evelene Mitchell