Mrs. Clara Lee Mitchell
Mrs. Clara Lee Mitchell, 81, of Jacksonville, AR went to be with her Lord on October 2, 2019.
Mrs. Mitchell was born June 9, 1938 in Newport, AR to Willie and Minnie Watkins. She worked many years as a CNA in a local nursing home. She was a member of First Missionary Baptist Church in Newport, AR. Mrs. Mitchell is preceded in death by her parents; six brothers, Booker, Theodore, Jessie, June, Roland, and Ted Watkins; and four sisters, Ruby Neal Phillips, Odell Phillips, Emily Baker, JoEdna Mallory.
Mrs. Mitchell leaves behind to cherish her memory, six sons, John (Lois) Rainey Jr. of Garland, TX, Jeffrey Lynn (Miranda) Rainey of El Centro, CA, Clinton Lamonte (Yvonne) Rainey of Bartlesville, OK, Tyrone (Cynthia) Rainey of Conway, AR, Roderick O’Keith Rainey of North Little Rock, AR, Demarcus Andre Mitchell of Jacksonville, AR; one sister, Elaine Cullens of Jacksonville, AR; one sister, Helen Davis of St. Louis, MO; Grandchildren, John (Latoya) Rainey, Joh’nae Rainey, Jeffrey Jr. Diago Rainey, Antonio Rainey, Elanor Rainey, Christina Rainey, Jacob Rainey, Jeremiah Rainey, Tyanna Nicole Rainey, Deanna Rainey, Phillip Rainey, Patrick Rainey, La Jericka Rainey, Allysia Rainey, Serena Luboti, Maliya Luboti, Taquin Luboti, Lalonda Shaunte Green, Dimitri Tramele Rainey, Denario Jamarl Sain, Deangelo Antonio Rainey, Brianna Latrice Rainey, Natasha Tranee’ Sampson, Dafina Akilah Cullens, Chaencia Akari Cullens; and a host of great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Saturday October 12, 2019 from 11:00am -1:00 pm at First Missionary Baptist Church, 1017 Second Street, Newport, AR 72112. Funeral Service will follow at 1:00 pm at the First Missionary Baptist Church in Newport, AR with Rev. Marvin Alcorn officiating. Burial service will be immediately after at Diaz Cemetery in Diaz, AR.
Flowers may be sent to the First Missionary Baptist Church, 1017 Second Street, Newport, AR, 72112 prior to service on Saturday October 12, 2019.
Services are under the direction of Rosewood Cremation and Funeral Service in Conway, AR.