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Ella Rivers Mitchell

Ella Rivers Mitchell

Female 1909 - 1970  (61 years)

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  • Name Ella Rivers Mitchell 
    Born 10 Oct 1909  West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Newspaper 3 Jan 1936  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oct 1970  Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Byrd P. Burress & Ella Rivers Mitchell Gravestone
    Byrd P. Burress & Ella Rivers Mitchell Gravestone
    Died 17 Oct 1970  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Clinch Valley News, 21 October 1970 (Obit)

      Mrs. Ella Rivers Mitchell Burress, 61, wife of Byrd P. Burress, of Rt. 1, Cedar Bluff, died Saturday, Oct. 17, in a Richlands hospital following a long illness. Born in North Tazewell, she was a daughter of the late Zack and Hannah Sparks Mitchell. She was a life long resident of Tazewell County and had lived in the Baptist Valley section of Cedar Bluff for the past 14 years. She was a member of the United Pentecostal Church in Richlands. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Alvin (Betty) Holmes of Richlands and Mrs. Joe (Margaret) Addison of Rt. 1, Cedar Bluff; one son, Chief Warrant officer Raymond A. Burress, stationed with the U.S. Navy in Chestertown, Md.; one sister, Mrs. Leslie Sparks of Rt. 1, North Tazewell; five brothers, Henry Mitchell of Edgewood, Md., Hobert Mitchell of Churchville Md., Fielden Mitchell of Airville, Pa., Thomas Mitchell of Council, Va. and Cecil Mitchell of Drill, Va., and one granddaughter and five grandsons. Funeral services were conducted Monday at the Untied Pentecostal church with the Rev. John R. Gooslin and Rev. George Durham officiating. Burial followed in Greenhills Memory Gardens at Claypool Hill. Pallbearers were: Harold, Darrel, Don, Joe, Bobby, and Junior Mitchell. Hurst Scott Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    Ella Rivers Burress Death Certificate
    Ella Rivers Burress Death Certificate
    Person ID P1012  Burress Genealogy of Virginia
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2015 

    Father Zachariah Taylor Mitchell 
    Mother Hannah Jane Sparks 
    Family ID F825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Byrd Patton Burress,   b. 11 Jul 1905, Pounding Mill, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1971, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1927  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Byrd P. Burress & Ella Rivers Mitchell Marriage Certificate
    Byrd P. Burress & Ella Rivers Mitchell Marriage Certificate
    Byrd P. Burress & Ella Rivers Mitchell Marriage Certificate
    Byrd P. Burress & Ella Rivers Mitchell Marriage Certificate
    Children 
     1. Raymond Alfred Burress,   b. 29 Apr 1928, Berwind, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 2009, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  []
     2. Living
     3. Margaret Ella Burress,   b. 18 Jan 1935, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 May 1990, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  []
     4. Constance Joan Burress,   d. 05 Jul 1936, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     5. Hannah Mae Burress,   b. 29 Apr 1928, Berwind, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1928, Berwind, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1909 - West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jul 1927 - Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Patients admitted to the Stevens Clinic: Mrs. Byrd Burress, Canebrake - 3 Jan 1936 - Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Oct 1970 - Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Oct 1970 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Byrd and Ella Burress
    Byrd and Ella Burress
    Byrd Burress & Family
    Byrd Burress & Family