JEFFERSON – Lottie Lee Toney Mitchell, 88, a long-time operator with her husband of Mitchell Hardware and Building Supply, Jefferson, died Saturday, June 13, 2009.
Born in Hall County, she was a daughter of the late Thurston and Ruby Toney. She and her husband, A.G. Mitchell, founded and had operated the hardware firm continuously since 1950. She was a member of the Bethany United Methodist Church. Mrs. Mitchell was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Mitchell; and daughter-in-law, Judy Mitchell.
Survivors include her husband; one son, Billy Mitchell, Bogart; daughter-in-law, Linda Mitchell, Jefferson; grandchildren, Mitch and Christi Mitchell, Shane and Darrell Chaisson, Karen and John Canupp and Bill and Patty Mitchell, all of Jefferson, Kellie and Tom Fletcher, Athens; great-grandchildren, Chase and Brayson Mitchell, Alexandra and Connor Kinney, Will Fletcher, Ridge and Riley Chaisson, Lilly Grace and Mitchell Canupp, Criagan and Chanzlee Mitchell; and a sister, Nell Venable, Jefferson.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 15, in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Minister Tom Plank officiating. Burial will be in the Bethany United Methodist Church cemetery.
Pallbearers were Ronnie Hopkins, Jim Joiner, Joe Elrod, George Kesler, James Toney, and Donald Roberts.
Memorial contributions may be made to Saint Mary’s Hospice, 1500 Oglethorpe Ave., Suite 200-C, Athens, GA 30606.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, was in charge of arrangements.