Jerry Dalton Mitchell, 82, of Taft, died Friday, Dec. 18, 2009, at his residence.
Mr. Mitchell was a native of Lincoln County and was of the Baptist faith. He loved his family and friends and enjoyed fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dalton Mitchell and Arnell Collins Mitchell, and brother, Jackie Dale Mitchell.
He is survived by his son, Jerry D. (Cindy) Mitchell of Taft; daughter, Michelle Mitchell of Murfreesboro; brother, Jimmy Mitchell of Cornersville; sister, Peggy Clarkson of Dickson; aunt, Inez Mitchell of Toney, Ala.; and granddaughters, Claire, Kathryn and Ava Mitchell.
Graveside services were conducted on Sunday, Dec. 20, at Malone Cemetery, Ardmore, Tenn., with Rev. Roger Cothren officiating.
Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.