Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Patrick Mitchum Sr.
Patrick Mitchum Sr. of Bonneau Beach, U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and retiree from Nationwide Insurance Company, passed away on Nov. 27, 2013. He was 87.
Surviving in addition to his wife of 65 years, Helen Cooper Mitchum, are his children, Patrick Mitchum Jr. and his wife, Early, Mike Mitchum and his wife, Sylvia, Shirley M. Gesling and her husband, Joe, and Mary M. Ponds and her husband, Robert; a sister, Olivia Russell; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a son, David Wilbur Mitchum.
Mr. Mitchum attended Russellville Christian Church. He and Helen enjoyed picking and singing with other musicians in the area, and they
visited in nursing homes and private homes where they touched many lives through their love of God.
A memorial message may be shared with the family by visiting www.russellfuneralchapel.net.
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