Born September 23, 1943, in Pikeville, he was the son of the late Arthur Mitchell and Essie Bentley and the husband of Arlene Boyd Mitchell. He was an electrician and veteran of the United States Army.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son: Bryan Keith Mitchell of Dana, Kentucky.
Funeral services were conducted on April 16 at Little Salem Old Regular Baptist Church at Dana with various Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating.
Burial followed at Wilford Boyd Cemetery at Dana.
Nelson Frazier Funeral Home were in charge of funeral arrangements.