James William Mitchell, 45, was born July 2, 1966 to Jesse Clyde Mitchell and Mary Ellen Buckley, both deceased.
He is survived by his daughters Jamie Louise Mitchell and Juleene Lynea Mitchell; grandsons Dylon Wayne Rainey and Zander James Rainey, all of Arkansas. Sisters, Marie McCown of Chouteau, Oklahoma, Linda Easter of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, Wynona Burwell of Clinton, Missouri; Janie Jump of Cassville, Missouri; Carol Burwell of Windsor, Missouri; and Sara Lysinger of Osceola, Missouri and Cathy of Alabama. Also surviving is his brother Dean and uncle William (Bill) Dill of Osceola, Missouri as well as numerous nieces and nephews, and his dog Boogs.
James was preceded in death by his mother Mary Buckley, father Jesse Clyde Mitchell, step-father Kenneth Buckley, Grandmother Bessie Abbott and sister Helen Carey.
He was Baptized and later saved at the Baptist church
James loved his grandchildren, auto mechanics, fishing, riding motorcycles, mushroom and arrowhead hunting, spending time with friends and always willing to help others. Was especially close to some of his cousins.