Dec 072012

Alice Mitchell, 83, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, in Birdsprings. Funeral services will be held at 10 o’clock this morning (Dec. 7) at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Winslow, and will be preceded by a visitation at 9 a.m. in the Relief Society Room. Burial will follow at the family plot in Bird-springs.
She was born in Birdsprings on Jan. 1, 1929. She was the youngest of four sisters.
Alice liked being outdoors, sewing and weaving rugs.
Survivors include three daughters, Linda Morris, Sarah Mitchell and Bernice Chatter; six sons, Lee, Ste-ven, Davis, Benjamin, Jimmy and Edison; 37 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Ta’ Neeszahnii and mother Adzan Tachiinii; her husband, Guy Mitchell; three sons, Harry Clay, Henry Mitchell and Jerry Mitchell; a grandson, Jamie Todechine; and three sisters, Lena Nez, Mimmie Tsinajinnie and Ivy Clay.
Greer’s Mortuary of Winslow was in charge of the arrangements.