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R.D. Mitchell

May 12, 1933 ~ December 8, 2019 (age 86)

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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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Funeral Service
December 16, 2019

11:00 AM
Life Change Church
3635 N Williams Ave.
Portland, OR 97227

Graveside Service
December 16, 2019

2:00 PM
Willamette National Cemetery
11800 Mt. Scott Blvd
Portland, OR 97086

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