Robert Edward Mitchell

May 3, 1935 ~ January 21, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Robert Mitchell Obituary

Robert Mitchell, age 88, of Danville, VA, passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2024, at his residence.

Mr. Mitchell was born on May 4, 1935, in Danville, VA, a son of the late Raymond Pierce Mitchell and Hazel Empress Powell Mitchell.

Mr. Mitchell lived his life in Danville and was a graduate of Virginia Tech. He was employed with the City of Danville as a civil engineer until his retirement. Mr. Mitchell was married to Rebecca Maxie Mitchell who preceded him in death.

Mr. Mitchell is survived by his sons, Carlton Mitchell and Stanley Mitchell; his special dog, Katie and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was predeceased by his brother, Raymond Mitchell.

Graveside services will be conducted on Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at 2:00 PM in Mt. View Cemetery with Reverend Duane Blevins officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday evening from 5:00 until 7:00 PM at Swicegood Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 405 Williams Ct, #120, Middle River, MD 21220.

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January 23, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Swicegood-Barker Funeral Services
564 West Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

Graveside Service
January 24, 2024

2:00 PM
Mt. View Cemetery
400 Robertson Avenue
Danville, VA 24541


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