Jackie N. Mitchell, 95, of Canton, passed away peacefully July 13, 2020, at the Azalea Trails Nursing Center in Grand Saline. She was born Nov. 4, 1924, in Martins Mill to the late Gafford and Ethel Lovvorn.
Jackie was a homemaker, avid reader and delighted in her grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. She was married 63 years to the late D.D. Mitchell, the former Vocational Agriculture teacher at Canton High School for 35 years.
She is survived by son Gerald Mitchell and wife, Brenda, of Canton; daughter Gwen Mitchell Johnston and husband, John, of Houston; grandchildren Shannon Gale of Lake City, FL, Jill Evert of Lake City, FL, Holly Moffett of Boerne, Scott Wallace of Bulverde, Adam Tolar of Rockwall, and Rodney Tolar of Farmersville; and many great-grandchildren.
She was a long-time member of the First Baptist Church of Canton. A private graveside service was held at Holly Springs Cemetery in Martins Mill July 15, 2020.
Arrangements were under direction of Eubank Funeral Home.