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Barbara Mitchell

June 23, 1955 ~ December 16, 2023 (age 68) 68 Years Old

Barbara Mitchell Obituary

Barbara Jane Mitchell, age 68, of Meredosia, Illinois passed away at 5:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2023 at Jacksonville Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville, Illinois.

She was born June 23, 1955 in Quincy, Illinois, the daughter of Edward and Thelma Elizabeth Hartzel Bentley.  She married Virgil Mitchell, Jr.on June 21, 1975 and to this union, 1 child, Jolene, was born.

Mrs. Mitchell worked at the skating rink, Mitchell’s Marathon for several years, and the Donut Place.  She was most known for her beautiful flowers, her weiner dogs, and watching her daughter grow up.  Her four granddaughters were her pride and joy. 

Mrs. Mitchell graduated from Perry High School in Perry, Illinois with the class of 1974.

Survivors include 1 daughter Jolene Hall (Steven) of Versailles, Illinois.  4 granddaughters Amelia, Adaline, Alaina and Abigail all of Versailles, Illinois.  1 sister Joan Quinn and 3 brothers Donald Bentley, Billy Bentley and Alvin Bentley all of Fishhook, Illinois. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 beloved pets, Manard and Duke.

Cremation will be accorded and private services will be held.

Memorials are suggested to her granddaughter's education fund and be left at or mailed to the Hendricker Funeral Home, 406 South Capitol Avenue, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353. 

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