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Larue Mitchell

Obituary for Larue Mitchell

May 9, 1925 - August 11, 2021
Rochester, Michigan | Age 96


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Larue Mitchell was born in Hazel, Kentucky on May 9th 1925 and peacefully passed away at the age of 96 on July 2nd 2021. Wife of the late Melton (Decy) Mitchell. Shortly after their marriage on October 5th 1948, they moved to Michigan where they raised their three children, Linda (Martin) Gabrysiak, Terry (Sue) Mitchell, and Karen Mitchell. They retired back to Kentucky in 1977. Larue is survived by her sister Hilda Berry and her brother William (Dorothy) Chrisman. Preceded in death by her brothers, Hugh Chrisman and Robert Chrisman, and sisters Jean Etherton and Julia (David) Robertson. Loving grandmother of her 7 grandchildren, Emily (Jay) Lovrince, Steven and Jeffrey Mitchell, Melanie and Blake Davis, Jessica Gabrysiak, Patric (Amanda) Gill and Vincent Gill, and her 2 great grandchildren, Mallory Larue and Tyler Lovrince. Larue was a member of First Baptist Church of Murray and was active in children's ministry. Mrs. Mitchell was active in VFW with her husband prior to his death. She enjoyed ceramics, needlepoint, sewing and gardening.

A graveside memorial service will be held at Macedonia Cemetery, Hazel, Kentucky 1:00 PM, Saturday, September 25, 2021.

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201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071
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