Pauline "Polly" Clanton Mitchell, 83 of Statesville passed away at Gordon Hospice House on Sunday, April 9, 2017.
She was born in Alexander County to the late John and Nellie Marlow Clanton.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Conley F. Mitchell. In addition to her parents & husband, she was preceded by her sister, Billie Sue C. Reavis and brother, John Raymond Clanton.
She was a faithful member of Rocky Hill Baptist Church and The Order of the Eastern Star for many years. She retired from Hunt-Bienfang Manufacturing.
Survivors are her daughter, Sharon Keller and husband, Dennis; son, Jody Mitchell and wife, Cathy along with grandchildren, Lori Reavis, Misty Davis and husband, Chris of Statesville; Justin and wife, Janelle Mitchell of Moncks Corner, SC; and Christopher and wife, Rebecca Mitchell of Oak Ridge, N.C., Step-grandson: Justin Keller and wife, Lauren and step-great grandchildren, Hailey & Hannah Keller of Fayetteville, NC and great-grandchildren, Leah Davis; Tate and Harrison Mitchell of Moncks Corner, S.C. Other survivors are sister-in-laws: Reba Clanton, Eunice Brewer (Jim) and Billie Carrigan along with special friends, Larry and Judie Reavis.
The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:45 pm, Saturday, April 15 at Rocky Hill Baptist Church with a Celebration of Life at 3:00 pm, with Rev. Henry Cook and Rev. Lee Boggs officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery following the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rocky Hill Baptist Church Building Fund 823 Mountain View Road Statesville, NC 28625 or Rainbow Kidz 2347 Simonton Rd, Statesville, NC 28625.
The family would like to express their appreciation to Reverend Henry Cook and Reverend Lee Boggs of Rocky Hill Baptist Church and Dr. Chris Thompson of South River Baptist Church for their encouragement and visits at the hospital and Gordon Hospice House. They also appreciated the excellent care Polly received from the nurses & staff on 2 North at Iredell Memorial Hospital and Gordon Hospice House.
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"Polly" and I worked together at Hunt Mfg Co for many years. You have my prayers and sympathy. Peace be unto you.
Always, Conrad Dalton
Conrad Dalton - Statesville, NC
Thinking of all the Mitchell Family with much love and many prayers. We know that Polly is looking down on us all with that pretty smile while holding her dear Connley's hand. They were both special to us too. Hold on to those special memories and hold them close to your hearts.
Paula Mason - Statesville, NC
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