Robert J. Mitchell, 78 of Elizabeth, West Virginia, passed away August 4, 2014 at Parkersburg Care Center of Parkersburg WV after an extended illness.|
He was born in Calhoun County the son of the late Cecil and Allie (Miller) Mitchell.
He served in the United States Navy from 1954 to 1962. He was a Certified Mechanic and worked in the Wirt County area for several years as such.
He is survived by 2 brothers, Eugene (Mary) Mitchell of Palestine WV and Johnny Mitchell of Liverpool WV; 2 sisters, Cathy (Ben Riggs) Butler of Mineral Wells WV and Sylvia Stempowshi of Elizabeth; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by both his parents and his wife Judy Mitchell.
Services will be Sunday August 10, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. at Matheny Whited Funeral Home of Elizabeth WV with David Hennen officiating. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. Sunday until time of the service. Interment will be at a later date.