- June 6, 1937 - February 6, 2013
- Goldsboro, North Carolina
of Christine's Passing
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“Gail, Larry and Neil
I was so sorry to learn of your mother's passing. I met and got to know Chris when we were both employed at Riverbend School...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Routt - Bedford, VA
“Gail, I was saddened to hear of your loss of your Mother. May God Bless you and see you through your grief.
2 of 14 | Posted by: Skip Ross - Raleigh, NC
“Aunt Coonie was a Aunt and second mama to me, as well as Uncle Norwood was like a second Dad . I am a very blessed man to have had them both. I...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Ronnie Mitchell
“You may not remember us. My husband and your mom and dad were friends when he lived in NC. Back in the 60's. after he moved to Muncie,and we were...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Pat Singleton - Muncie, IN
“What I remember most about Aunt Christine was her youthful spirit. When you are a kid growing up, you don't really sit down and do the math -- you...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Elliott Potter - Jacksonville, NC
“All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.
6 of 14 | Posted by: Edward and Brenda Pittman
“SURE GOING TO MISS YOU AT THE BEACH AND PLAYING RUBICUBE.
KNOW YOU ARE AT A BETTER PLACE NOW.
LOVED YOU, MEAN IT
SAMMY & NET
7 of 14 | Posted by: SAMMY & ANTOINETTE - Goldsboro, NC
“We love you Granny and will miss you very much!! Take care of our little girl in heaven.
8 of 14 | Posted by: Nicole, Al, and Kaitlyn - Raleigh, NC
“At the age of 18 after graduating from High School;I went to live with Uncle Norwood and Aunt Christine.Aunt Christiine asked me to come live with...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Joan Daly - Goldsboro, NC - Niece
“My fondest memories of Aunt Christine and Uncle Norwood was coming to stay with them when I was about 12 hears old when they were farming. Uncle...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Frank Williford - Emerald Isle, NC
“You will always remain in our hearts and memories..You blessed our lives in so many ways over the past few months...Our earthly loss is Heaven's gain.
11 of 14 | Posted by: Vickie and Gary Gurley - Rosewood, NC
“SHE WAS A SPECIAL AUNT TO ME.ENJOYED PAINTING AN FIX HER KITCHEN I WILL MISS U.I KNOW UNCLE NORWOOD WAS WAITING FOR U
12 of 14 | Posted by: EVELYN HILL - GOLDSBORO - NEICE
“I was very saddened to hear of your mom's passing, you have been weighing on my heart the last week and I sensed things were worse. Planned to call...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Vicky - Raleigh - Friend of Gail
“we will miss with all our heart love you mom
14 of 14 | Posted by: Larry and Debbie - goldsboro, NC
Christine Pittman Mitchell, 75, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family.
Christine was born in Wayne County on June 6, 1937 to the late Oscar Pittman and Zettie Bass Pittman. She was married to the late Norwood Lee Mitchell. Christine retired from Cherry Hospital. She was a caring, loving wife, mother and grandmother whose primary goal was the happiness and security of her family. Christine was a member of Victory Free Will Baptist Church.
A service remembering Christine will be Saturday at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home with Rev. Fred Crank officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.
Christine is survived by her daughter, Gail Peele and husband Mitchell of Garner; her sons, Larry Mitchell and wife Debra of Goldsboro and Neil Mitchell and wife Gwen of Ayden; nine grandchildren, Seth Mitchell, Alex Mitchell, Elise Mitchell, Cheyenne Mitchell, Charlotte Mitchell, Matthew Peele, Samantha Peele, Kristy Trudeau, and Nicole Draughon; and four great-grandchildren.
Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to Victory Free Will Baptist Church, 1806 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, NC 27534.
The family will receive friends Friday from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home and other times at 102 Rhonda Place, Goldsboro.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.