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From: "Betty Sellers" <>
Subject: OBITUARY - TRIGG - MITCHELL
Date: Sun, 7 Dec 1997 16:23:36 -0800


JUN 28, 1934
CADIZ RECORD
R GORDON MITCHELL

R. GORDON MITCHELL, 69 years of age and the brother of FRANK and W.D.
MITCHELL of Trigg county, met death Monday afternoon when a plan fell from a
porch he was repairing, striking him in theneck fracturing the vertebra.
Mr. Mitchell, who lived in Lyon county, was at the home of his brother, JIM
MITCHELL in Caldwell county where he was working. He had just finished his
dinner and had started back to work when the plank fell. it is said that
the plant was not a very large one, but that it struck him in the neck at
just the right place to fracture the neck. he was born in Trigg county Feb
07, 1875. His wife, four sons and six daughters survive, Three brothers,
JIM MITCHELL of Caldwell county, and FRANK and W.D. MITCHELL, both of Trigg
county also curvive. Burial in the Curling Graveyard in the Bethesda
Neighborhood.
Betty Sellers

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