Charles Mitchell, age 81, passed away peacefully after a brief battle with cancer but also after a long hard fought battle with dementia and diabetes. He was predeceased by his parents, Magruder & Gracie Mitchell.
Charles is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Louise Mitchell, loving daughter, Debbie Sauls, two dearly loved grandsons: Trey Stotesbury and Ryan Sauls. He is also survived by a brother, David Mitchell. Charles is also survived by numerous sisters-in-law and brothers-in law, nieces, nephews and a great-nephew all of whom he loved dearly.
In his later years, Charles loved to feed a variety of animals and birds. He also enjoyed going out to eat and socializing with family and friends, especially The Forks Restaurant staff.
A memorial service will be held at 2 o’clock Saturday, August 17, 2019 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home, Wake Forest. The family will receive visitors from 1:00 to 1:45 prior to the service. A private inurnment service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC. 27607. The family would like to extend their appreciation to the staff of Transitions LifeCare.