Earl M. Mitchell, 73, of Leitchfield, Kentucky passed away on August 19, 2020 at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.
Earl was born in Pensacola Florida to Earl Moore Mitchell and Gladys Mitchell on January 25, 1947. He graduated from Southern High School in Louisville, Kentucky and enlisted in the United States Armed Forces upon graduation. He served his country for 22 years (Sergeant First Class (E7)) and was employed by Local 94 Operating Engineers of New York City, New York for several years.
Earl is preceded in death by his wife, Diane Mitchell, his second wife, Maryann Mitchell, and his daughter, Laura Mitchell.
Earl is survived by his children Marc Mitchell, Cheryl Mitchell, and James Micolo, his siblings Valerie Roberts and Lisa Hawkins, his grandchildren Diane Wilson, Hannah Mitchell, and Benjamin Mitchell, nieces and nephews (Ronnie, Mitchell, Jamie, Jillian, Jessica, Jennifer and Charity), great nieces and great nephews (Caiden, Jace, Evelyn, and Logan), and friends. Earl was a quiet, caring, good-natured person who was very generous, helpful to those in need, and loved by all.
Visitation will be held from 7 PM to 8 PM (CDT) on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Watkins - Oller Funeral Home in Leitchfield, Kentucky.
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