George Woodroe Mitchell, 78, died Sunday, March 20, 2022, at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare in Whiteville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jo Anderson Mitchell.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 2, at Saint James Missionary Baptist Church, 3245 Old Northeast Rd., Lake Waccamaw, with Rev. Curt Locklear officiating. Viewing will be held Saturday one hour prior to the service at the church, at which time the family will receive friends. Burial will be in the Saint James Memorial Cemetery. Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville is serving the family.
Surviving are one son, George Mitchell Jr. (Maritza) of Austin, Texas; one daughter, Natasha Maree of Yardley, Pa.; and six sisters, Mamie Spaulding, Hattie Spaulding (Henry), Bulah Mitchell, Lucy Young and Catherine Spaulding (Wilbert), all of Lake Waccamaw and Ann Mahoney of Florida.