Whitesburg KY

Services are held for Vera Mitchell

Funeral services for Vera Boggs Mitchell, 91, were held July 14 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Hogg Cemetery at Kingscreek.

A daughter of the late Jonah and Pearlie Hampton Boggs, she was the widow of Isaac Mitchell. She was also preceded in the death by three children, Jerry, Minnie and Wilke; a sister, Wilma Jean Pendleton; two brothers, Venon Boggs and Fess Boggs; a daughter-in-law, Loretta Mitchell; three sons-inlaw, Donald L. Evans, Edward Asbury, and Emerson C. Craig; and three grandchildren, Timothy Isaac Asbury, Curtis Aaron Mitchell, and Heather Olivia Mitchell.

Mrs. Mitchell was a member of the Regular Baptist Church. She died July 11.

Surviving are three daughters, Pearlie Ross and husband Bill, Anderson, Ind.; Wanda Carol Evans, Columbus, Ind.; and Darlene Decarola Weaver and husband Doug, Fishers, Ind.; five sons, Billy Ray Mitchell, Marston Mitchell, Isaac Mitchell Jr., and Elwood Mitchell and wife Ethel, all of Columbus, Ind., and Hiram “Tug” Mitchell and wife Tamm, Kingscreek; a daughter-in-law, Marjorie Mitchell Weeks, Abbeville, Ga.; two sisters, Iva Dean Day and Yvonne Ison and husband Quentin, all of Columbus, Ind.; two brothers, Less Boggs and wife Carolyn, Cowan, and Glenn Boggs and wife Vera Ann, Columbus, Ind.; 21 grandchildren, 17 step-grandchildren, and 29 great-grandchildren.

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