Name: Lewis I. Mitchell
From: The Times-Leader, McLeansboro, Illinois
Date: March 26, 1914
Lewis Mitchell, son of Mark and Mary Mitchell, was born March 2nd, 1866, and departed this life March 4, 1914. He was united in marriage to Susan Ray March 11, 1888. This union was blessed with 10 children, 5 of whom have preceded the father.
He was converted in 1906 and united with the General Baptist church at Lick Creek, where he remained a member until death. He leaves to mourn their loss, a wife, 5 children, 2 brothers, 2 sisters and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were conducted by Rev. C. M. Prince at Hope Well, where interment took place.