Funeral services for Mrs. Wilma Richardson Mitchell, age 87, of Fayetteville will be conducted Friday at 2 PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Kirk Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery beside her husband James Edward Mitchell. Mrs. Mitchell died Wednesday night at Lincoln Medical Center.
A native of Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth O. Sr. and Grace Taylor Richardson. She was retired from Serbin Manufacturing and was a member of Kelso Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include daughters Linda Martin and husband Chester of Fayetteville and Ann Gatlin and husband Harold of Fayetteville, grandchildren Linda Taylor of Fayetteville, David Wayne Martin and wife Sharon of Fayetteville, and Sharon Beverly and husband Barry of Mulberry, nine great-grandchildren, sister Marjorie Stevenson of Fayetteville, and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by brothers Jack Richardson, W.C. Richardson, and K.O. Richardson, Jr., and sister Sara Long.
Visitation with the family will be from 1 PM until the time of service Friday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home.