Bernice O. Mitchell

In Memory Of Bernice O. Mitchell

Bernice O. Mitchell, age 92, of McAlester, Oklahoma, passed away Monday, December 14, 2015 at the Walnut Grove Nursing Home of McAlester, Oklahoma.

Bernice was born in Nashoba, Oklahoma on October 12, 1923, a daughter of the late Avie (Addington) and Will May.

She worked as a secretary. Bernice was of the Church of Christ faith.

Bernice was an active member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Wilburton, Oklahoma.

She was the widow of James W. Mitchell. They were married in January of 1942.

Bernice is survived by:

Son: Dan Mitchell, of Canyon Lake, Texas.

Daughters/Son-In-Law: Carol & Otis Menasco, of Granite Bay, California; Judith Jones, of Tucson, Arizona.

Brother/Sister-In-Law: Mr. & Mrs. Jerry May, of Wister, Oklahoma.

She is also survived by 6 Grandchildren, 5 Great Grandchildren.

Bernice was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter, Gail Barnes, 1 brother, 2 sisters, granddaughter, Robin Fink.

Services at The Bob Waldrop Memorial Chapel, Wilburton, Oklahoma, at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 18, 2015 with Rev. Randy Waldrop officiating. Interment to follow at the Cupco Cemetery, Yanush, Oklahoma.

Pallbearers: Jerry May, Scott Davies, Dan Mitchell, Otis Menasco.

Honorary Pallbearers: Wilburton Post Ladies Auxiliary.