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Lois M. Mitchell

Lois M. Mitchell, 76, of Gautier, Miss., passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2013. She was born June 10, 1937 in Hancock County, Miss.  Mrs. Mitchell was a member of North Gautier Baptist Church. She was the owner and operator of Singing River Day Care in Gautier from 1978-1988.

She was preceded in death by: her parents, Clarence and Ethel Lizana; three brothers: Howard, Lonnie, and Preston Lizana; sister, Linda Cox.

She is survived by: her husband of 59 years, Jack F. Mitchell; daughter and three sons, Claudia Ann Ferrer, Dallas, Texas; Mark Mitchell (Cheryl), David Mitchell (Nina), and Scott Mitchell (Alyson), all of Gautier; sister, Louise Brewer (Dwight), Gulfport; eight grandchildren: Wes and Alyssa Ferrer, Adam and Meaghan Mitchell, Haley and Zack Mitchell, Hayden and Hunter Mitchell.

Funeral Service will be Friday, June 28, 2013, 2 p.m., at North Gautier Baptist Church on Gautier-Vancleave Road in Gautier. Friends may visit from 12 noon- 2 p.m. at the church. Graveside service will follow at 5 p.m. in Gipson Cemetery in Picayune, Miss.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent in her memory to her church, North Gautier Baptist Church. You may send your condolences to her family at www.obryantokeefe.com