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Edward Harvey Mitchell

January 27, 1936 December 1, 2017
Edward Harvey Mitchell
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Obituary for Edward Harvey Mitchell

Edward Harvey Mitchell, age 81, of 114 Charles Towne Dr., Danville passed away Friday, December 1, 2017 at his residence. He was born January 27, 1936 in Danville, VA to the late James Swanson Mitchell, Sr. and the late Florence Harvey Mitchell. Edward was married to his wife of forty years, Susie L. Mitchell who survives of the residence. He was a member of the American Legion post 1097, Red Man, Hardees Club, was a former director of purchasing for the City of Danville, chairman for the Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce, marketing director of APAC of Virginia and Estimator for Art Stanley Paving Specialists. Edward loved golfing and woodworking. He proudly served his country as a member of the US Navy for four years during the Korean War.

In addition to his wife he is survived by three sons, Joe E. Mitchell (Trina) of Vilas NC, Brad Burnette (Angela) of Danville and Todd Burnette (Juliet) of Greensboro, NC; a brother Jimmy Mitchell of Danville; seven grandchildren, Madison, Rylee and Mia Mitchell, Hunter, Austin, Drew and Gavin Burnette; a great-grandson, Brantley Burnette and special friends, Jim Brown of Summerfield, NC and Peggy Whitlow of Danville.

The family will receive friends, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Norris Funeral Services, Inc., West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave., Danville, VA, 24541.

In lieu of flowers memorial donation may be made to the Danville Area Humane Society, PO Box 3352, Danville, VA 24543.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave. Danville is serving the Mitchell family. Online condolences may be made at

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3:00 PM 12/3/2017 3:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 12/3/2017 5:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - West End Chapel

511 Church Avenue
Danville, Virginia 24541

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - West End Chapel
511 Church Avenue Danville 24541 Virginia
United States

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Danville Humane Society

996 South Boston Road
Danville, VA 24540

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