Bennie Ray Mitchell, age 76 of Newport, passed away Friday, May 8, 2020 at his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie & Esther Mitchell; son, Mike O’Connor; and brother, Johnny.
He is survived by his wife, Ila Burdell Mitchell; children, Elvis Ray, Donnie Ray, Benny Ray Jr., Randy Johnny, Roger, Willie, Beattie, Billy Ray, Charlie Gene, Joseph, Sandra, Pamela Crystal, & Esther (Timothy); siblings, Randy, Charles, Bill, Mary, & Patricia; as well as several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A private graveside service will be held at Union Cemetery with Pastor Charles Mitchell officiating.
Brown Funeral Home is honored to serve the Mitchell family.
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