May 4, 1919 ~ May 4, 2012
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Madelon Dotson Mitchell, 93, of Asheville, died on Friday, May 4, 2012, at the John F. Keever Solace Center. A Buncombe Co. native, Mrs. Mitchell was a daughter of the late Albert and Myrtle Henderson Young. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Kelly W. Dotson, and second husband, Zethar Mitchell. Mrs. Mitchell was a member of Gashes Creek Baptist Church. She is survived by her daughter, Alice Burrell and husband Jimmy, of Pittsburgh, PA; sister, Geneva Sayles, of Gatlinburg, TN; brothers, William Young and wife Mildred, of Asheville, and Robert Young and wife Jane, of Pigeon Forge, TN; three grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. A funeral service for Mrs. Mitchell will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday at Gashes Creek Baptist Church with the Revs. Ed Jennings and Stanley Dotson officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Her family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday at Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Rd. Memorials may be made to Gashes Creek Baptist Church, 308 Gashes Creek Rd., Asheville, NC 28803.