OBITUARY

Charles Edmond Mitchell

January 31, 1950November 3, 2018
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Charles Edmond Mitchell, 68, of Raleigh died on November 3, 2018. He was born in Shreveport, Louisiana to his parents, Ruby Geraldine Hines Mitchell and Edmond Paul Mitchell, both deceased. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Donna Pearl Mitchell.

Charles proudly served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He went on to work a long career in the construction industry, most recently as a general contractor. Charles loved lake sports, camping, fishing and hunting, and most of all, spending time with his grandchildren. Charles was a family man and had a great love for his children and grandchildren. Being a native of Louisiana, he also loved to cheer on the New Orleans Saints.

Charles is survived by his wife, Sharon Mitchell; son, Shawn Paul Mitchell of Haughton, LA; daughter, Shannon Annette Mitchell of Raleigh; grandchildren, Jacob Paul Mitchell, Jazmine Roshay LaCure, Jadaisha Pharis LaCure and Jameree Devonne Moore; and brother, Larry Paul Mitchell and wife Nancy Mitchell of Austin, AR; and several nieces and cousins.

The family would like to acknowledge and thank the dedicated and compassionate nurses at the Duke Cancer Center.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 from 6:00-8:00pm at Mitchell Funeral Home, 7209 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. A funeral will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 1:00pm, also at Mitchell Funeral Home, followed by burial at Raleigh Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations in his memory to the American Cancer Society (https://www.cancer.org/involved/donate.html)

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, November 6, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, November 7, 2018
  • Committal Service Wednesday, November 7, 2018
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Bonnie Wilburn

November 7, 2018

My deepest sympathy to the Mitchell family. My heart and prayers are with you all...Cherish those beautiful memories.....love to all.

Bonnie W. Wilburn

Connie Whyte Pender

November 7, 2018

My sincere thoughts and Prayers to the Mitchell family especially during this difficult time. I'll always remember the good times growing up in Cedar Grove with both of our families and awaiting the birth of Kimberly Ann. Cherish the fond memories you have of sweet Charles and hold them dear to your heart. God Bless you all.

Jennifer Brantley

November 6, 2018

Jennifer Brantley

November 6, 2018

Patti and Joye Giroux

November 5, 2018

You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. We pray that God surrounds you all with his love and comforts you in his arms.
Patti and Joye Giroux

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Biography

Charles Edmond Mitchell, 68, of Raleigh died on November 3, 2018. He was born in Shreveport, Louisiana to his parents, Ruby Geraldine Hines Mitchell and Edmond Paul Mitchell, both deceased. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Donna Pearl Mitchell.

Charles proudly served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He went on to work a long career in the construction industry, most recently as a general contractor. Charles loved lake sports, camping, fishing and hunting, and most of all, spending time with his grandchildren. Charles was a family man and had a great love for his children and grandchildren. Being a native of Louisiana, he also loved to cheer on the New Orleans Saints.

Charles is survived by his wife, Sharon Mitchell; son, Shawn Paul Mitchell of Haughton, LA; daughter, Shannon Annette Mitchell of Raleigh; grandchildren, Jacob Paul Mitchell, Jazmine Roshay LaCure, Jadaisha Pharis LaCure and Jameree Devonne Moore; and brother, Larry Paul Mitchell (Nancy) of Austin, AR; and several nieces and cousin.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 from 6:00-8:00pm at Mitchell Funeral Home, 7209 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. A funeral will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 1:00pm, also at Mitchell Funeral Home, followed by burial at Raleigh Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations in his memory to the American Cancer Society (https://www.cancer.org/involved/donate.html)