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Subject: [KYTAYLOR] David H. Mitchell Obit
Date: 13 Mar 2004 13:58:32 -0700

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Surnames: Mitchell, Hord, Gorin, Smith, Cox, Clark, Wise, Perkins
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David H. Mitchell, 76, of Lexington, formerly of Taylor County, son of the late David W. Mitchell and Eva Hord Mitchell, was born in Taylor County, Ky. March 10, 1919, and died at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, 1995 in Lexington after an illness. He was a member of the class of 1941 of Harvard University where he majored in economics. He also attended the University of Minnesota ASTP Program where he studied Japanese. Mitchell began his 36 year career with The Timken Company in 1949 as a sales representative in the Cincinnati office until he was promoted to the position of district manager, service sales division at the Columbus Regional Service Center. He was a veteran of World War II, serving as a corporal and academic instructor in the United States Army from 1944 to 1946 and was an active member of Mensa and the American Numismatic Association. Mitchell is survived by one daughter, Betty Jane Gorin-Smith of Campbellsville; one grandson and one granddaughter, Mark Al!
an Gorin of Fishers, Ind. and Beth Gorin Cox of Louisville; one brother and two sisters, Maurice E. Mitchell of Walnut Creek, Calif., Jean Clark of Delavan, Ill., and Nell Wise of Campbellsville; and several other relatives. One sister, Eve Perkins, preceded him in death. Graveside memorial service was at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 2, at Brookside Cemetery in Campbellsville by Dr. James E. Jones. The family requests expression of sympathy in the form of donations to the Hiestand House Foundation, 1079 Campbellsville ByPass, which may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, which was in charge of arrangements.
Taylor County Obituaries, Volume 6, July 20, 1999, compiled by Eunice Montgomery Wright

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