Hubert Reeder Mitchell, 70, a Lee County resident since 1969, formerly of Tallahassee, Fla., and Albany, Ga., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Cape Coral. He was born Feb. 20, 1943, in Albany to Howard and Ruby Johnson, now deceased.
He retired from Cement Industries as the quality assurance manager in 2008.
He is survived by two children, Tara Lynn Hoopman and fianc John O'Connor of Fort Myers, and Ty (Athena) Mitchell, also of Fort Myers; one sister, Kate (Keith) Henderson of Albany, Ga.; three grandchildren, Peyton Mitchell, Alexandra Fahnlander and Codi Fahnlander; as well as a special friend, Melissa Miles of Cape Coral; and his former wife, Donna J. Mitchell of Fort Myers.
Hubert Reeder Mitchell
He was preceded in death by his brother, James Allen Mitchell, and his niece, Jane Marie Henderson.
Memorial services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Monday, Jan. 6, at Hope Hospice, 2430 Diplomat Parkway, East, Cape Coral. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until service time as well as immediately following until 1 p.m.
Memorial contributions in memory of Hubert R. Mitchell are suggested to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.