Tessie Mitchell

Tessie Faye Mitchell

Wednesday, June 7th, 1933 - Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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Faye Mitchell, 86, of White passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta.

Born on June 7, 1933 in Cartersville she was the daughter of the late Elder Willie D. Howell and the late Dovie Barger Howell. She was also preceded in death by her husband of over sixty years, Robert L. Mitchell; and her son, Elder Bob Mitchell.

Faye was a sewing machine operator at Nantucket by trade and also loved to sew and make things to give away to family and strangers alike. She was known as “the biscuit Nanny” especially by the kids in the neighborhood. Faye was very spiritual and a member of Harmony Primitive Baptist Church.

Survivors include her sons, Terry Mitchell, and Larry Mitchell (Belinda); her daughter, Sheila Stiles (Dale); fifteen grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren; her daughter-in-law, Amy Mitchell Heaton (Richard); her sister, Mary Mitchell; and her sister-in-law, Idell Williams (Orville); and numerous nieces and nephews.

All services will be private, for family only, due to federal and state recommended guidelines being followed.

Serving as pallbearers will be Charlie Stiles, Michael Mitchell, Leo Mitchell, Caleb Segars, Zack Townsend, and Chad Mitchell. Honorary pallbearers will be Ben Stiles, Robert Mitchell, Joshua Mitchell, Todd Mitchell, Christian Dyer, and Reese Heaton.

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Faye Mitchell; please visit to share memories and to post condolence messages.
Dyer, and Reese Heaton.

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Faye Mitchell; please visit to share memories and to post condolence messages.
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Craig & Regina Flowers

Posted at 02:45pm
Praying for peace during this time of loss. She was a sweet lady.
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Gail mulkey

Posted at 03:13am
Faye, you will be truely, we worked together for many years at Nantucket. You were a good friend and a great listener. You will always be in my thoughts and heart. Praying for all the family.

Amanda Mitchell

Posted at 09:50pm
I'm sorry for the loss of your Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time may God give y'all comfort and healing during this time Love the Mitchell's Todd, Amanda and Layton

Mary Williams

Posted at 09:41pm
This is Mary Williams, the first time Timmy introduced me to you (nanny Faye ) You was like family to me and my kids and we love you and miss you. I know heaven now got a very sweet loving angel 😇 and there will always be alot memory in our hearts 💕
Love the Williams family,

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