Robert Ervin Mitchell, Jr.

Published 4:33 pm Tuesday, May 12, 2015



Robert Ervin Mitchell, Jr., age 80, of Picayune, Mississippi passed away Monday, May 11, 2015.

Visitation will be held Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Bradley S. Aumann officiating. Burial will be at New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of Picayune Funeral Home.

Mr. Mitchell was a Naval Commander in the U.S. Navy, and was a member of First Baptist Church.

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He is survived by two daughters, Lisa L. Bochman and her husband Eric of Picayune, and Laurel Mitchell of Picayune; one sister, Diane Tate of Picayune; four grandchildren, Emily Blackwell and her husband Derick Blackwell, Casey Castaing and her husband Shane Castaing, Christian Mitchell, and Eric M. Bochman; and one great-grandchild, Madison Blackwell.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Velma Mitchell; one daughter, Karen Diane Mitchell; and one brother, Kent Mitchell.

Arrangements are under the direction of Picayune Funeral Home. Please visit our website for the obituary. You can leave an online condolence or share photos and memories.