William Russell Mitchell

August 12, 1930 ~ June 15, 2020 (age 89)


Mr. William Russell Mitchell, 89, from Harrington, Delaware and longtime Huntingtown, Maryland resident died Sunday June 14, 2020 at the home of his daughter and son-in-law. Mr. Mitchell was born August 12, 1930 in Culpepper, Virginia.  His parents were the late Herbert Franklin Mitchell and Mary Elisabeth Eastham. Survivors include his daughter Barbara J. Green of Milford, Delaware, niece Katherine Bowling of Rockville, Maryland and nephew Michael Mitchell of Potomac, Maryland.

He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and served in the Korean War.  He was employed by Lance Inc. and retired in 2000 after 35 years of service. William was a member of First Baptist Church in Milford, Delaware.

A viewing will be held at First Baptist Church, 6062 Old Shawnee Road, Milford, Delaware on Thursday, June 18th from 11am to 1pm. Interment will be on Friday, June 19th alongside his late wife Georgetta at Lakemont Memorial Gardens in Davidsonville, Maryland. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to The Gideons International, Kent South Camp, P.O. Box 56, Harrington, Delaware  19952. Arr. by Lofland Funeral Home, Milford, DE. Letters of condolence may be shared with the family at

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June 18, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
First Baptist Church (Shawnee Road, Milford, Delaware)

Graveside Service
June 19, 2020

11:00 AM
Lakemont Memorial Gardens, Davidsonville, Maryland

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