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William Charles "Bill" Mitchell

February 3, 1940 ~ March 20, 2022 (age 82)

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William Charles “Bill” Mitchell, 82, of Hartsville, passed away at 5:09 p.m. on Sunday, March 20, 2022, at Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus.

Born February 3, 1940, in Jennings County, he was the son of Raymond and Cecil (Hupp) Mitchell. He married Linda Lou Holmes on August 31, 1961, at the Freedom Church in Jennings County; she preceded him in death on October 3, 2017.

Bill was a 1958 graduate of Vernon High School and worked as a supervisor for American Lifts in Greensburg for 25 years before retiring in 2002; he had previously worked for year at Reliance in Columbus. He was a former member of the Waynesburg Christian Church. He enjoyed camping, fishing, attending Church, and NASCAR.

Survivors include his sons, Todd Mitchell of Hope, Jon (Gretchen) Mitchell of Greensburg, and Joel (Amy) Mitchell of Shreveport, Louisiana; daughters, Paula Mitchell of Fellsmere, Florida and Dawn (Karl) Fields of Hartsville; brother, Warren (Sandy) Mitchell of Columbus; sister, Velma (Frank) Prencavage of Levittown, Pennsylvania; grandchildren, Ethan (Abby) Fields of Florence, Kentucky, Aaron (Destiny) Fields of Columbus, Jade Glore of Louisville, Kentucky, Kyler Mitchell and Corbin Mitchell, both of Greensburg, Maverick Mitchell, Luke Mitchell and Blake Mitchell, all of North Vernon, and Nevin Mitchell and Brendan Mitchell, both of Shreveport, Louisiana; and great-grandchildren, Liam Fields and Levi Fields, both of Florence, Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and sister, Elizabeth Stout.

A funeral service for Bill will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 1, 2022, at the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service in North Vernon with the Rev. Jay Vanderbur officiating. Visitation for family and friends will be on Friday, April 1, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Private burial in Vernon Cemetery.

Memorials may be made in honor of Bill through the funeral home to the Alzheimer's Association.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
April 1, 2022

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home
420 South State Street
North Vernon, IN 47265

Funeral Service
Friday
April 1, 2022

1:00 PM
Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home
420 South State Street
North Vernon, IN 47265

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