Virginia Mitchell


HOUSTON, Texas — Virginia Ann Reeves Mitchell, age 92, died Friday, February 7, 2014 in Houston, Texas. She was born April 28, 1921 in Pine Bluff, Ark.

Graduating from Pine Bluff High School in 1938 and married Havis Mitchell in 1939. Virginia’s greatest joys in life were being a wife, mother and grandmother.

She loved teaching four year old Preschool at Southside Baptist Church in Pine Bluff for many years. Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Alma Langford Reeves; her husband, Havis Sr. and her son, Havis Jr.

She is survived by her children, Jim Mitchell of Fayetteville, Susan Boehning of Houston, David Mitchell of New York City, Margie Peebles of Oklahoma City; ten grandchildren; and eighteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be 11 a.m., Saturday, February 15, 2014 in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson & Son. Burial will follow in Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 10:00 a.m. www.ralphrobinsonandson.com