1934 — 2021
Cornelius Eugene Mitchell, 86, of Hemingway, SC, passed away on June 6, 2021 after a battle with COPD. An outdoor Memorial Service honoring Eugene's life will beheld 4 pm Saturday, June 19, 2021 at Gourdines Chapel, Andrews, SC with Pastor Randy Gamble, officiating. Eugene was born on September 2, 1934 to Prentis Marcell Mitchell and Virginia Aretha (Pearson) Mitchell in Pearl River County , Mississippi. After high school Eugene worked as a Lineman and electrician by trade. He married Eula Mae Stafford and they raised his daughter, Linda Stafford. After retiring Eugene spent much of his time fishing and visiting with family. He was always there to lend a helping hand when someone...