Rachel Shatley Mitchell

July 24, 1925 ~ May 6, 2020 (age 94)


Rachel Shatley Mitchell, age 94, of North Wilkesboro passed away May 6, 2020 at Wilkes Senior Village.  Mrs. Mitchell was born July 24, 1925 in Wilkes County to Gladis Harris and James Isom Shatley.  She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church in Windy Gap. 

Private graveside service will be held at  Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Windy Gap with Pastor Shannon Critcher officiating. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Frank Mitchell, a son; Lewis Mitchell, one sister and four brothers.  

Survivors include her son; Vernon and Brenda Mitchell of Millers Creek, daughter-in-law; Gwen Mitchell of Anaconda, Montana, granddaughter; Natasha and Kris Nielsen and great grandson; Landen Nielsen of Mechanicsville, VA, three step granddaughters and nine step great grandchildren of Wyoming.  Also surviving are three special sisters; Edith Johnson and Margaret Walker of Winston-Salem and Nancy Privette of Statesville and sister-in-laws; Mae Shatley and Barbara Shatley of North Wilkesboro and many nieces and nephews.  Special thanks to the staff at Wilkes Senior Village for all your loving care and support. 

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 2781 Windy Gap Road, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659. 

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Private Graveside Service

Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
2781 S Windy Gap Rd
Wilkesboro, NC 28659


Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund
2781 Windy Gap Road, North Wilkesboro NC 28659

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