Rachel Shatley Mitchell, 94, of North Wilkesboro passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at Wilkes Senior Village. Mrs. Mitchell was born July 24, 1925, in Wilkes County to Gladis Harris and James Isom Shatley.

She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church in Windy Gap.

Private graveside service were held at Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Windy Gap, with Pastor Shannon Critcher officiating.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Mitchell; a son, Lewis Mitchell; one sister and four brothers.  

Survivors include her son, Vernon and Brenda Mitchell of Millers Creek; a daughter-in-law, Gwen Mitchell of Anaconda, Mont.; a granddaughter, Natasha and Kris Nielsen, and a great-grandson, Landen Nielsen of Mechanicsville, Va.; three step-granddaughters and nine step-great-grandchildren of Wyoming.  Also surviving are three special sisters, Edith Johnson and Margaret Walker of Winston-Salem and Nancy Privette of Statesville; her sisters-in-law, Mae Shatley and Barbara Shatley of North Wilkesboro; and many nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to the staff at Wilkes Senior Village for all your loving care and support.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 2781 South Windy Gap Road, North Wilkesboro, N.C. 28659

Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.

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