David Lee Mitchell, 64, of Justice, WV, departed this life on Sunday, July 18, 2021, from his residence, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born August 5, 1956, at Iaeger, WV, he was the son of Robert “Bob” Mitchell, Sr., of Harts, WV, and the late Winona Nadine Walls Mitchell.
In addition to his mother, he was also preceded in death by his parents-in-law, Donald “Peco” and Loretta Standifur.
Before his retirement, David worked as a postal clerk with the U.S. Postal Service. He had also worked as a police officer in Williamsburg, VA. A proud U.S. Veteran, he faithfully served in the U.S. Navy and was honorably discharged in the spring of 1980. David had many hobbies and was a lover of music. He played various musical instruments, was a very talented artist, and loved his canine companion, Gracie. Most of all, David loved his family, and he will be deeply missed.
David is survived by his wife, Kimberly Standifur Mitchell; two sons, Tony Mitchell of Port Orchard, WA, and Scott Clark of Ohio; one daughter, Sarah Livingston of GA; one step-daughter, Jenny Carbaugh of Tullahoma, TN; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild due in October 2021; his father, Robert “Bob” (Barbara) Mitchell of Harts, WV; two brothers, Robert Mitchell, Jr., of Titusville, FL, and Tim “Tater” (Tonda) Mitchell of Delbarton, WV; one sister, Sherry Lopez of Orlando, FL; two brothers-in-law, Kevin (Donna) Standifur of Princeton, WV, and Kerry Standifur of Accoville, WV; his beloved canine companion, Gracie. Additionally, David also leaves behind many nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, countless cousins, and a host of extended family and friends.
To honor David's wishes, his remains will be cremated, and there will be no services.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Evans Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Chapmanville, WV.