Alfred Mitchell, 60, a resident and native of St. Joseph, died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at 2 p.m., at Dauterive Hospital in New Iberia following a short illness.
He is survived by his wife, June Washington Mitchell of St. Joseph; mother-in-law, Albertine Washington of St. Joseph; one son, Gean (Monica) Rayfield Wells Jr. of St. Joseph; five grandchildren, Lillian, Brittany, Lavonta, Gentrell and Shantrell; five brothers, Lionel (Renea) Mitchell Jr., Clyde (Pamela) Mitchell Sr., Gerald (Daisy) Mitchell, all of Franklin, Eric (Hilda) Mitchell of Baldwin and Donald (Melissa) of Renton, Washington; seven sisters, Audrey Washington of Charenton, Gloris (Leonard) Pigg, Cynthia (Charles) Collins, Geraldine (George) Peters and Jacqueline Mitchell, all of Franklin, Gertrude Bourgeois of Patterson and Mary (Bertis) Verrett of Lafayette; sister-in-law, Jo Ann Guy; brothers-in-law, James (Verna) Washington Jr., Rogers (Catherine) Washington and Clyde (Rosie) Washington.
Visitations will be observed Saturday, May 4, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., at Otis Mortuary Chapel.
Burial rites will be read Saturday, at 11 a.m., at the mortuary, with the Rev. Ulysses Mitchell Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in the Irish Bend Cemetery in St. Joseph.
The Otis Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of preparations.