Athens Review, Athens, Texas

September 30, 2013

Kenneth Edward Mitchell


The Athens Review

Athens — Red Oak- Graveside services for Kenneth Edward Mitchell, 52, Red Oak, formerly of Palestine and Athens were held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, in Athens Cemetery with Dan Manuel officiating.

Kenneth died Sept. 27, 2013 in Dallas of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Sept. 23, 2013.

He was born July 19, 1961 in Palestine to Jimmy Ray and Wanda Joyce Hudson Mitchell. Kenneth graduated from Athens High School in 1979 and resided in Red Oak since 1985. He served a  28-year tenure with Atmos Energy where he was a Senior Service Technician. He was a motorcycle enthusiast.

He was preceded in death by his father in 1965 and stepfather Richard Alan Carroll in 2011.

Survivors include: his wife Betsy Mitchell, Red Oak; son, Seth Alan Mitchell, Red Oak; daughter, Kelsey Elaine Mitchell, Red Oak; mother, Joyce Carroll, Athens; brother, Steve Mitchell, Athens.