October 12, 1932 - November 16, 2018
Burial Date: November 18, 2018
Graveside services for Frances Hamby Mitchell, age 86, of Grenada, are at 2 p.m., Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Grenada.
Frances died Friday, November 16, 2018 at the Grenada Health and Rehab Center.
She was born on October 12, 1932 in Slate Springs, Mississippi and was the daughter of the late John Ed Hamby and Lela Mae Wright Hamby.
Frances worked as a nurse until her retirement. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Grenada.
Frances was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William Guy Mitchell; two sisters, Katie Mae Barbee and Rubie Lee Reeves; and one brother, James Edward Hamby.
She is survived by four nieces, Etta Washington (Allan) of Tupelo, Juanita Gray (Graham) of Brandon, Jean Strong (Robert) of Crystal Springs, and Jessie Lewis of Memphis; one nephew, Leslie Reeves (Jean) of Grenada; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Memorials may be made to the Make A Wish Foundation.
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.