Mr. R.D. Mitchell was born May 12, 1933 in Arkadelphia, Arkansas to Henry Mitchell and Mrs. Flettie Roy Mitchell. R.D. departed from life on December 8th at 7:30 am 2019. R.D. Mitchell was drafted into the Army on April 23rd 1953 and served his country for 25 years, as well as being a 33rd Degree Mason.
R.D. married Earnestine Fields and to this union, had two children; a son, James Mitchell and a daughter, Tracy Corbett.
Preceding him in death are his brothers; James Mitchell, Henry Mitchell, Bennie Mitchell, Roy Mitchell, John W. Mitchell and John Allen Mitchell.
He is survived by siblings; Wilbert Mitchell, Jimmie Lee Mitchell, Margaret Ruth Mitchell and William Horace Mitchell;, his wife; Earnestine, his two children; James and Tracy, six grandchildren; Michelle, Christopher, Calvin Jr, Simone, Ryan and Travin and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
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