(ROANOKE) Funeral services for Joseph Ray Mitchell, 28, of Roanoke will be Friday, July 5, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Parker Barber and Rev. Mike Brewer officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday.
Mr. Mitchell died Sunday, June 30.
A lifelong resident of Randolph County, Mr. Mitchell was born Oct. 11, 1990, the son of Charles Sprayberry and Terressa McClain Kirby. He was a member of Center Chapel Baptist Church and veteran of the U.S. Marine Corp. He had been employed by Guy Kelly Trucking as a welder.
He is survived by his son, Evan Mitchell of San Marcos, Calif.; mother, Terressa Kirby of Roanoke; grandmother, Juanita Ussery of Roanoke; two sisters, Jessica Mitchell (husband, Travis) of Roanoke and Chasity Walden of LaGrange, Ga.; three uncles, Frankie McClain (wife, Tamie) and Bobby Dockery (wife, Vanessa), both of Roanoke, and Mark Tyler (wife, Tracy) of Five Points; aunt, Carla Gentry (husband, Matt) of Prattville; and godmother, Patricia Smith of Roanoke. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Howard and Inez Bolt.
Pallbearers will be Frankie McClain, Dustin Smith, Josh Henry, Travis Morse, Tommy Overton and Bobby Dockery.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.
Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.