Paul David "Sonny" Mitchell, 50, passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2017. He was born on December 11, 1966 in Floyd County, Indiana the son of Paul and Dora Plaiss Mitchell. David was a graduate of Borden High School. He spent 16 years as a Motor Coach Operator at American Coach Travel as well as 12 years driving the high school athletics bus for the New Albany Bulldogs. He was the Automotive Technology Instructor at Prosser in New Albany, IN for 23 years.
He is preceded in death by his father.
He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Mary L. Mitchell of Corydon, IN; one son, Michael Mitchell of Corydon, IN; one daughter, Kimberly Mitchell of Corydon, IN; his mother, Dora Mitchell of New Albany, IN; and one sister, Julie Wilkerson of Blue Mound, Kansas.
A funeral ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 4 2017 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown, IN. Larry Poe will officiate service. Burial will follow the ceremony at Roger's Campground Cemetery in Elizabeth, IN.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. and after 9 a.m. on Thursday at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown, IN.
Prosser will host a memorial visitation on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. for all past and present students to attend, located at 4204 Charlestown Road, New Albany, IN 47150.
Published on May 1, 2017