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In Memory of

Barbara Elaine Mitchell

February 29, 1940 - January 9, 2018

Obituary


MITCHELL, BARBARA V., age 77 of Birmingham passed away Tuesday, January 09, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur E. "Pete" Mitchell; parents, Magalee and Walter B. Vanderver; brother, Curtis Newborne Vanderver; and grandson, Chad Vernon Hall. She is survived by her brother, Kenneth Eugene Vanderver, sister Shirley Annette Bailey (Richard), daughters, Sandra McKleroy and Susan Hall (Mike); son, Arthur Earl "Rusty" Mitchell, Jr. (Marilyn); Luke McKleroy (who she loved like a son); grandchildren, Eric Mitchell (Megan), Thomas McKleroy, Casey Mitchell (Leah), Cody Mitchell, Rebecca "Becky" Gooch (Todd), and Katie Johnson (Michael);...

MITCHELL, BARBARA V., age 77 of Birmingham passed away Tuesday, January 09, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur E. "Pete" Mitchell; parents, Magalee and Walter B. Vanderver; brother, Curtis Newborne Vanderver; and grandson, Chad Vernon Hall. She is survived by her brother, Kenneth Eugene Vanderver, sister Shirley Annette Bailey (Richard), daughters, Sandra McKleroy and Susan Hall (Mike); son, Arthur Earl "Rusty" Mitchell, Jr. (Marilyn); Luke McKleroy (who she loved like a son); grandchildren, Eric Mitchell (Megan), Thomas McKleroy, Casey Mitchell (Leah), Cody Mitchell, Rebecca "Becky" Gooch (Todd), and Katie Johnson (Michael); 6 great-grandchildren; and her beloved dog,
Toby. Barbara attended Woodlawn High School and worked for Lumberjack Meat Packing Co. She will be missed by so many friends and loved ones. She was a second mom to her children's friends and a nanny to her grandchildren's friends. The family wants to thank St. Vincent's Home Health Hospice for their loving care of our Mom, Sister, Nanny and Friend. Her family will receive friends on Friday, January 12, 2018 from 11-1 at Ridout's Trussville Chapel followed by a graveside service at McCormack Cemetery in Dora, AL beginning at 2:30.