JOPLIN, Mo. —
Violet E. Mitchell, age 66, of Joplin, Mo., passed away on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at her home, following an illness.
Violet was born on May 29, 1947, in Joplin, the daughter of the late Floyd and Violet (Studyvin) Mitchell. She worked for 26 1/2 years as a secretary for Probation and Parole in Neosho, Mo. She was a member of Duenweg Christian Church.
Violet is survived by four brothers, Ricky Mitchell, Dennis Mitchell and wife, Susan, Randy Mitchell and wife, Robyn, all of Joplin, and Benton Mitchell and wife, Cora, Carthage, Mo.; two sisters, Lillie Mitchell and Floydean Baker, both of Joplin; her uncle, Vernon Studyvin and wife, Mary, Joplin; and many nephews and nieces.
Violet will be cremated. The family will have a gathering of friends in Violet's honor at 6 p.m. Saturday at Leonard Park in Joplin.
Arrangements are under the direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.
Online condolences may be made at www.masonwoodard.com