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Dr. Addie (Stabler) Mitchell

May 22, 1918 ~ April 11, 2017 (age 98)

Dr. Addie Stabler Mitchell

Addie Stabler Mitchell, Ph.D., retired Professor of English and Director of the Reading Center at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia from 1954-1987, was born on May 22, 1918, and transitioned to her heavenly reward on Holy Tuesday, April 11, 2017. 

The immediate family includes: her sister, Ardella Stabler Jennings; her daughter, Edwina Mitchell Stanley, Ed.D.; three grandchildren, LaTonya Mitchell, Quentin Stanley (wife, Kimberly), and Nakisha Stanley; two nieces, Utamu Onaje and Carletta Jennings Sutton (husband, Michael); and two great-grandchildren, Zachary Stanley and Chloe Stanley. 

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 5-7 p.m. at Mt. Raymond Full Gospel Baptist Church in Palmetto, Florida.

The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 1 p.m. on the campus of Morehouse College in the Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel.  

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Dr. Addie S. Mitchell Memorial Education Fund, P.O. Box 1448, Bradenton, FL 34206. Services entrusted to Jones Funeral Home, Sarasota, Florida and Carl M. Williams, Funeral Director, Atlanta, Georgia.

 Service Information

Funeral Service
April 22, 2017

1:00 PM
Martin Luther King, Jr. International Chapel-Morehouse College
830 Westview Drive, SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30314

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