Services: From 1 p.m. to 6 pm. on Thursday visitation will be at the Chavez Funeral Home in Fort Sumner. From 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Friday, there will be visitation followed by the funeral service at the Methodist Church in House.
Pauline F. Mitchell, 89, a resident of Clovis and formerly of House, died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007 at Clovis Healthcare and Rehabilitative Center following an illness.
She was born Nov. 5, 1917 in House to Essie Drucilla Rogers and Martin Luther Peacock. She was on of four children born to this union.
Mrs. Mitchell was reared in House and attended House schools. She married Hugh Mitchell on Jan. 8, 1934 in Fort Sumner. They made their home at House, where they ranched and farmed for many years. She enjoyed quilting and was a member of the House Quilting Club for many years.
Mrs. Mitchell made her home in Clovis in 1997 following the death of her husband Hugh. She married Herman Mitchell in 1997 at House. She was a member of Trinity Methodist Church in Clovis and House Methodist Church at House.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Hugh Mitchell on May 22, 1997; a son-in-law Al Robinson; her parents and three brothers Reuben, Othel and Orville Peacock.
Mrs. Mitchell was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, her family said. She will be missed by her husband Herman Mitchell of Clovis; a son John Mitchell and wife Vicki of McAlister; daughter Pearl Robinson of Cookville, Tenn, six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren along with several nieces, nephews other relatives and many friends.
Danny Sanders and Kenneth Whitecotton will officiate at the funeral service. Burial will follow at House Community Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Darrell Robinson, Neil Robinson, Gordon Robinson, Dale Moss, Phil Wheeler and Larin Kyle Wheeler. Honorary bearers will be all her friends and family.
Arrangements are by Chavez Funeral Home of Fort Sumner.