Miriam Johnson Mitchell, 95, member of Thalia Lynn Baptist Church

Miriam Johnson Mitchell, 95, of Virginia Beach, passed away Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Mitchell was born Sept. 6, 1922, in Fayetteville, North Carolina, to the late Willis A. Johnson and Lillian Ward Johnson and was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Mitchell.

She is survived by daughters, Patricia Swoope (Louis) and Lisa E. Miller (Brian); granddaughters, Michele Carter, Tricia Swoope, Caylan Everton and Haley Everton; and great-granddaughter, Sydney Swoope.

Miriam Mitchell was a member of Thalia Lynn Baptist Church for over 60 years.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 28, at H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts., Laskin Road Chapel. A graveside service will be conducted at 3 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 29, at Rosewood Memorial Gardens with Pastor Prentis McGoldrick officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Plaza Rescue Squad and Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue.

Share online condolences with the family at H.D. Oliver Funeral Apartments.

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