Johnny Edward Mitchell, 74, of Conway, Arkansas passed away on November 29, 2022. Johnny was born in Bloomfield, Missouri on July 19, 1948, to the late Johnny O. Mitchell and Melba Long-Mitchell.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Billy Mitchell, Jimmy Wayne Mitchell, and Bobby Joe Mitchell.
He is survived by his Son Brian Mitchell (Tosha); stepchildren Danielle Staggs (Brian) and Matthew Bell (Sarah); his grandchildren Blake, Emma, Lola, Bennett, Natalea, and William; his brothers Gary Mitchell (Donna) and Allen Mitchell; as well as many extended family and many friends.
Johnny retired after 40 years of working for the railroad as a machinist. He still enjoyed having breakfast regularly with his friends from the railroad that all called him “Mitch”. He was a guy with a huge heart and would help anyone that needed it. He enjoyed telling jokes, fishing, and woodworking. He liked studying history and was an avid sports fan and loved the Razorbacks. His greatest joy was being a Papaw and Pop and he loved spending time with his family and friends. He will be missed by all that knew him.
A Celebration of life service will be held Saturday December 10,2022 at 2:00pm at A Natural State Funeral Service at 2620 West Main in Jacksonville, Arkansas.
Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400. Online guestbook available at www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com