Owen Funeral Home

12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA


Cleta Faye Mitchum

March 26, 1936September 9, 2019

Mrs. Cleta "Faye" Shinall Mitchum, 83, of Acworth GA passed away Monday, September 9, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Faye was born in Bartow County, GA on March, 26, 1936 to the Late Mr. Amos Shinall and Mrs. Lucy Byrd Shinall.

Faye was a dedicated member of Emerson Baptist Church. She was a devoted mother and wife. Faye worked for many years for Shaw Industries before retiring. Faye loved to read and spend time with her grandchildren who lovingly referred to her as "Mamma Faye". She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Faye is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Mitchum, parents, daughter-in-law, and Sandra Mitchum.

She is survived by her sons; Danny Mitchum and Jaesen Mitchum, grandchildren; Jennifer Mitchum and William (Candy) Mitchum, and sister, Joye Darwin. Many nieces and nephews also survive to cherish Faye's memory.

A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home Thursday, September 12, 2019 at eleven o'clock in the morning with the Rev. Chris Weldon officiating.

The family will receive friends at Owen Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from four o'clock in the afternoon until eight.

Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to leave online condolences for the family.

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA is honored to serve Faye's family in this most difficult of times.


  • Visitation Wednesday, September 11, 2019
  • Visitation Thursday, September 12, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Service Thursday, September 12, 2019
  • Interment Thursday, September 12, 2019


Cleta Faye Mitchum

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Jerry and Sue Bevil

September 11, 2019

Faye, was a very sweet lady and she often shared figs with us. Her fig recipe has been enjoyed by friends. She attended church with us for many years. She always had a smile. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.