OBITUARY

JOSEPH MITCHELL

Joseph “Joe” Mitchell, 76, of Atlanta, GA passes away October 11, 2011 from complications from Diabetes. Mr. Mitchell was born in Atlanta, GA to the late Stephens, and Carolyn Reynolds Mitchell. Joe was the nephew of Margaret Mitchell who he enjoyed reminiscing about, and who died in 1949. Her love for books inspired his desire for the knowledge of great literature. He attended the University of Georgia for his Undergraduate studies in Literature, and then went on to Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. for his Master’s Degree in English Literature. Joe loved reading the Classics, and the Bible, and had a great appreciation for Classical Music. Mr. Mitchell is preceded in death by his brother Eugene Muse Mitchell, and his stepmother Anita Bentine Mitchell. He is survived by his sister in-law Virginia Mitchell of Farmington, MI, and several cousins in Atlanta. Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Monday, October 17, 2011 at The Cathedral of Christ The King, 2699 Peachtree RD NE, Atlanta, GA . Interment will follow at Arlington Memorial Park. Please visit www.hmpattersonarlington.com to send condolences and to sign the online guest registry. The family will receive friends today, Friday, October 14, 2011 from 4-6 PM at H.M. Patterson & Son Arlington Chapel, 173 Allen RD NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30328. 404-851-9900

Services

  • Funeral Service Monday, October 17, 2011
REMEMBERING

JOSEPH MITCHELL

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George Terrell Jr

August 8, 2012

I had the pleasure of meeting him a few times and he was always very nice to those of us who had questions about his famous aunt. I attened the estate sale of the contents of his home and found many treasures--He will be missed

dorothy roberts

October 16, 2011

I will greatly miss Joe. he was a very kind and sweet.We always talked of movies and all the traveling he did when he was younger.When I was doing his hair and he would hold on to my arm he always said be careful i do not want to hurt your arm.To his family always remember all your special times together.my deepest coondolence. Dorothy Roberts of Beauty Is

dorothy roberts

October 16, 2011

I will miss Joe very much.I enjoyed our coversation while doing his hair.He was so nice and sweet all the time.We talked alot about movies and where he had traveled.May your family remember the good things,Dorothy Roberts of Beauty Is

G.F.

October 16, 2011

Sorry for your loss. May God bless your family at this difficult time.

Sandra L. Gordy

October 14, 2011

I will greatly miss Joe. He was such a sweet and gentle soul. He left us with wonderful memories. RIP, my sweet friend.