Alton F. “Buddy” Mitchell, 77, died Sunday May 19, 2013 at his residence.
He was born in Franklin County son of the late Lessie Jackson Mitchell and Homer Addison Mitchell.
Funeral services will be held 2 o’clock Friday afternoon May 24, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery in Franklinton.
He is survived by his children, Phyllis Mitchell-Maher and her husband Robert of Celina, TX., Wade A. Mitchell of Youngsville, Bryan Mitchell and wife Nora of Wake Forest, a sister; Dollie Brogden of Youngsville, grandchildren; April Maher, Scott Maher, Lucas Mitchell, Abbey Mitchell, Caley Mitchell, Nena Miller, Anna Santos and Andrew Mitchell, great grandchildren; Felicity Layton and Gavin Miller.
Friends may visit with the family from 7-8:30 Thursday evening May 23, 2013 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center 405 South Main St. Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811)