Collins-McKee-Stone Funeral Home

30 Riverside Highway, Bassett, VA


Bobby Mitchem

July 12, 1949December 16, 2019

Mr. Bobby Mitchem, age 70 of Bassett, VA, passed away on December 16, 2019 after a brief illness. Mr. Mitchem was born on July 12, 1949 in McDowell, WV. He was a son of the late Simon Homer Mitchem and the late Goldie McFearson Mitchem. He was a Graphic Artist for Arovik Signs for many years until his retirement. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. Mr. Mitchem is survived two sons, Tim Mitchem (Audrey), Jacob Scott,four sisters,Hazel Barlow, Paula Greer, Phyliss Stone, Opal (Bobbi) Mullis, two brothers, Phillip Mitchem, James Church and five Grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be conducted at 3:00 PM Thursday, December 19, 2019 at Collins Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service from 2:00 to 3:00 PM. The family request memorials to be made to the U.S. Marine Corps “Toys For Tots”, 3416 Virginia Avenue, Suite 3, Collinsville, VA 24078. Online condolences at www.collinsmckeestonebassett.com Collins Funeral Home at Bassett, VA is respectfully serving the Mitchem Family


  • Visitation at Collins Funeral Home Wednesday, December 18, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Thursday, December 19, 2019


Bobby Mitchem

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Scarlet McGee

December 20, 2019

Tim, I’m so sorry for your loss. Your Dad was always one of my favourite people. He will be greatly missed.

Patsy Snyder

December 20, 2019

Phyliss, I'm sorry to hear of your brother's passing. All of your Family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

patty mullis kihlmire

December 19, 2019

Bobbi, so sorry for your loss. Thoughts are with you and your family at this time.

Pamela Martin

December 19, 2019

Uncle Bobby will be greatly missed. You will be singing with all of our loved ones that have passed on before you. Love you.

James Roberts

December 17, 2019

Will miss you Bobby...was a friend 42 years...Thinking of all the good times...

Christie Rogers

December 17, 2019

Bob and I had known each other for about 45 years. He was very dear to me. I am going to miss him. Fly high dear friend.