Obituary for Thelma Mitchell
Thelma Sue (Roller) Mitchell, 87, passed away on April 17, 2017. Thelma was born to Claude and Faye (Etchison) Roller on June 11, 1929. Thelma was a long time member of Second Baptist Church.
Thelma is survived by her loving husband Robert “Bob” of 68 years, and sister Helen Wert; brother Kenneth Roller (Thelma); son Terry and wife Linda, grandsons; Bryan, Mike (Jessica), Travis, Chance (Lauren); six great grandchildren and a host of family and friends. Thelma was preceded in death by her parents; 3 brothers, Robert, Ambrouse, Joe; 4 sisters, Lavella Sanders, Katie Hamilen, Opal Murphy, Neva Robbins; 3 infant siblings and son Gary.
Visitation will be from 10:00am-12:00pm Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at Greenlawn Funeral Home East, Springfield, MO. Burial will be at 1:00 pm at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield, MO.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Missouri Baptist Children’s Home.
The family would like to thank Hospice Compassus for the loving care they provided to Thelma.