Eddie Mitchell

Published 12:00 am Saturday, January 16, 2010

Eddie Russell Mitchell, 64, of 508 Circle Drive, Ahoskie, died Tuesday, January 12, 2010 in Roanoke-Chowan Hospital, Ahoskie.
Mr. Mitchell was born in Union City, TN and was the son of the late H. L. and Barbara Henson Joyner. The retired owner/operator of Mitchell Industries in Ahoskie, he was a former member of the Ahoskie Kiwanis Club.
Surviving are his wife of 36 years, Helen Mitchell; four daughters, Susan Adams and husband, Scottie, of Kings Mountain, Melissa Winn and husband, Barry, of Cleveland, TN, Karen Newsome and husband, Larry, of Wilson, and Jamie Coberly and husband, James, of Kill Devil Hills; two sisters, Patricia Roberts of Baltimore, MD and Margaret Lynn Joyner of Cleveland; a brother, Jimmy Joyner of Baltimore; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First Baptist Church in Ahoskie by the Rev. Paul Moore.
Friends may join the family at the residence.
Miller Funeral Home, 304 Main Street, Gatesville, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to the Carpenter’s Shop Church, 903 Catherine Creek Road, Ahoskie, NC. 27910.
Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.millerfhc.com.