Shirley M. Mitchell 1924-2019


CAMERON – Shirley Marie Mitchell, 94, Cameron, passed away on January 29, 2019.

Shirley was born on August 5, 1924 in Gallatin, Missouri to Walter and Fannie (Pearson) Tibbles.

Shirley was a 1942 graduate of Gallatin High School.

On February 8, 1948, Shirley married Forrest “Bill” Mitchell.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Forrest and her brother, Boyd Tibbles.

She was a member of the First Christian Church, Cameron. Shirley had been active with the First Christian Church, CWF, Cameron Development Center, Meals on Wheels, and the former Stella Grinstead Nutrition Center.

Survivors: 2 sons, Jerry (Marjorie) Mitchell, St. Joseph, and Jeff Mitchell, Cameron; daughter, Peggy (Jack) Markway, Jefferson City; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Dorothy McIntosh, Bethany; nephew, Stan Tibbles.


Services were held: 2:00 PM, Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the First Christian Church, Cameron.

Visitation was held: 1-2:00PM, prior to the service at the church.

Burial: Graceland Memorial Cemetery, Cameron.

Memorial donations may be to the First Christian Church and/or Cameron Development Center. Arrangements: Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron.

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