Originally created 08/20/04

Mr. William Mitchell (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga.- William C. (Bill) Mitchell, resident of St. Johns Towers Apts., beloved husband of the late Essie Mae Mitchell, went to be with the Lord on August 10, 2004 at St. Joseph Hospital. A long time resident of Jacksonville, Fla. Mr. Mitchell had lived in Augusta for three years. He served in the Army Air Corp. during WWII. He was an electrical contractor for many years in Jacksonville. He was very active in the Masonic Lodge for over 45 years and served as Grand Master of Masons in the state of Florida in 1977. He is survived by two sons, Billy Michael Mitchell (Peggy), Martinez, William Terry Mitchell (Joyce), North Augusta; ten grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 21, 2004 at 11:30 a.m. at Martinez Baptist Church, Rev. Phillip Winset officiating. Memorials may be made to Martinez Baptist Church Building Fund, 3632 Lynnwood Dr., Martinez, Ga. 30907. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Ga. 706-595-41 00. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle August 20, 2004