Obituaries

Johnny Mitchell -

Johnny Howard Mitchell, 75, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013, at Four Oaks Healthcare in Jonesborough, TN.

He was born on May 19, 1937, in Limestone, TN, to the late Bruce and Daisy Mitchell.

Johnny was a life long resident of Washington County and Jonesborough, TN.

He worked in the construction business for the majority of his life and retired from Herman Jones Construction of Johnson City. He was a member of the Faith Tabernacle of Johnson City and helped start the Washington County/Johnson City Civil Defense.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by granddaughter, Keri Elizabeth Kyker.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Faye Broyles Mitchell; daughter, Carolyn Faye Mitchell; son, Johnny Allen Mitchell; 2 grandsons, Travis Lee Kyker and Jacob Allen Mitchell; sister & brother-in-law, Janie and Travis Cox, “Tab,” of Limestone; sister, Willie Kate Mitchell, of Johnson City; brother, Harold Mitchell, of Johnson City; special nephew, Michael “Mike” Mitchell; special cousin, Betty Mitchell Williams.

The family of Johnny Howard Mitchell would like to send a special “Thank You” to Nodia and all “girls” of Caris Homecare.

A private family service is being planned and will be announced at a later date.

Online condolences may be sent to the family of Johnny Howard Mitchell by signing the online guest registry found on the funeral home’s website (www.snydersmemorialgardens.com), or by sending an e-condolence to snydersfuneralhome@hotmail.com.

Any other condolences may be mailed to Snyder’s Memorial Gardens, 5913 Kingsport Hwy., Gray, TN. 423-477-7911

Snyder’s Memorial Gardens is proudly serving the Mitchell family; we are located at 5913 Kingsport Hwy. Gray, TN 37615.