Crettie Mitchell, 78, left her earthly home for her heavenly home on Tuesday.
She was preceded in death by her husband Roy Harold Mitchell in 1998.
She is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Mitchell; and grandson, Samuel Mitchell Morris; grandson’s father, Sam Morris; sister, Doris Ramsey; brother, Willard Parrish; both of Wendell, special nieces and nephews, Angela Kearney, Diadera Privette, Samantha Creech, Mike Capps, Lynn Capps; special aunt, Vera Evans of Durham; stepsons, Butch Mitchell (Cathy), Bob Mitchell (Joni), both of Zebulon; step grandchildren, April Pryor & family of Hendersonville, Neal Mitchell & family of Wendell; sisters-in-law, Peggy Williamson, JoeAnn Horton, Emily Crater; special extended family, Douglas, Pam, Grey “Buddy Boy”, and Dylan Yancey of Wendell, a host of cousins and friends.
The family requests in lieu of flowers donations may be made to Baptist Tabernacle Cemetery Fund, 1599, NC 231, Wendell, NC, 27591.
Funeral service will be held in Baptist Tabernacle Church on Friday at 3:00 p.m. with visitation in the church fellowship hall from 1:00–2:45 p.m. prior to the service and other times at Crettie’s home. Burial Baptist Tabernacle Church Cemetery.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfunerlahomes.net