Stephen Dwight Mitchell, 65, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 at his home.

Mr. Mitchell was a retired Sgt. 1st Class from the U.S. Army with 25 years of service and served as an instructor in the nuclear and biochemical field.

He is survived by his wife, Jean Mitchell; daughter, Shawna Wood; son-in-law, Keith Wood; grandsons, Carson and Maddox; sisters, Rita Kiker, June Willis, Becky Metcalf, Sherry Weeks, Wanda Mitchell Bellomy and Sandra Corbitt and brothers, Harold Mitchell and Chris Mitchell.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Claude Frank and Ovell Mitchell; sister, Carol Morris; brother, Michael Wade Mitchell and nephew, Will Hunter Bellomy.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at 2 p.m., at Central Baptist Church in Skyline. Burial will follow at Skyline Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, from 12-2 p.m., at the church.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.rudderfuneralhomes.com.