Robert Mitchell

SHERRILL — Mr. Robert Fred “Bubba” Mitchell, age 53, of Sherrill, died Saturday, February 23, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Mitchell was born December 20, 1959, in Pine Bluff, a son of the late Fred and Mildred Moore Mitchell.

Mr. Mitchell was reared in Sherrill and educated in England, where he graduated from the England Academy. He was a Methodist by faith and worked as a farmer, welder and a big rig driver.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Margie Mitchell Willis.

He is survived by two sisters, Becky Pipkin (David) of Sherril and Rachel Young (Robert) of Houston, Texas; three nieces, one nephew; one great-niece; two great-nephews and a host of close friends.

A memorial service for close friends will be held at 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2013, at 5711 Pipkin Road in Sherrill to honor Bubba’s memory.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to the American Diabetes Association, 320 Executive Court, Suite 104, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205. Online