Ella Margaret Mitchell
December 31, 1930 - October 26, 2020
Ella Margaret Mitchell, age 89 and a resident of Franklinton, died Monday evening October 26, 2020 at Camelot Community Care in Ponchatoula. She was a native of Avoyelles Parish and former resident of Tickfaw that had lived in Franklinton for over 30 years. Ella was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church who enjoyed reading and spending time with her family. She always loved cooking, especially baking her delicious chocolate or coconut cakes.
Survived by: Beloved Husband of 72 years: Leroy Mitchell of Franklinton; Daughter and Son in law: Wanda and Jerry Dyer of Amite; Grandson: Jerry Paul Dyer, Jr. of Hawaii; 2 Great-grandsons: Cody Dyer, Kyle Dyer; 2 Sisters and Brothers in law: Louise and Wayne Acken of Baton Rouge, Emily and Thomas Bates of California; Also numerous nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents Saul Gremillion and Grace Bordelon Gremillion, sisters and brothers in law Gloria and Jack Bonnette, Blanch and Alvin Ducote, several brothers in law and sisters in law.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home (1109 Bene Street, Franklinton, LA) on Wednesday October 28th from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Visitation will continue Thursday at Holy Family Catholic Church (1220 14th Ave., Franklinton, LA) from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm. A funeral mass will be held in the church at 1:00 pm Thursday with Father Kyle Sanders officiating. Entombment will follow in the Saint Joseph Mausoleum in the Colonial Cemetery in Independence, LA.