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  • Archie D. Mitchell

  • Archie D. Mitchell, 81, of Bolivar, Mo., passed away early Monday morning on July 8, 2013, at his residence.

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  • Archie D. Mitchell, 81, of Bolivar, Mo., passed away early Monday morning on July 8, 2013, at his residence.
    He was born on July 29, 1932, in Ft. Payne, Ala.; he is the son of Howard Mitchell and Emily Dover Mitchell. On June 6, 1951, in Ft. Payne, Ala., Archie married the woman whom he spent many years with, Martha Frances Henson Mitchell, to this marriage there were eight children. Archie spent much of his time working as a welder, taking care of his family. He enjoyed being out on his farm, hunting, fishing, and helping his good friend “Jim.” He was a very proud 3rd degree Mason. Archie is preceded in death by his wife, Martha Mitchell; a son, Kevin Douglas; his parents, Howard and Emily Mitchell; and two brothers J.T. Mitchell and Travis Mitchell.
    Surviving is his seven children, his only daughter, Dixie Bozarth of Buffalo, Mo., and his six sons, James (Danny) Mitchell and his wife, Sheila, of Independence, Mo., Archie (Mike) Mitchell and his wife, Lois, of Independence, Mo., Ronnie Mitchell of Weleetka, Okla., Terry Mitchell and his wife, Ronda, of Bolivar, Mo., Davey Mitchell and his wife, Lisa, of Independence, Mo., and Jerry Mitchell of Cameron, Mo.; also, many grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday July 11, at Butler Funeral Home, 408 E. Broadway, Bolivar, 417-326-5233. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Graveside service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, July 12, at Mound Grove Cemetery, Independence, Mo.
    Friend may sign the guest book at www.butlerfuneralhome.com
     
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