Maggie Newell Carmichael Hill Mitchell
Mrs. Mitchell, 99, Local Resident Dies:
Taylorville Dec. 28, 1978
(Maggie Newell Carmichael Hill Mitchell)
Mrs. Maggie MITCHELL, 99, a resident of Johnson Nursing
Home, West Sspresser Street, died at 9:20 Wednesday night in
St. Vincent Memorial Hospital where she was hospitalized for
14 days. She was born August 21, 1879, at Waltonville, a daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Newell. The last of her family, the only
survivors are a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Lorraine Carmichael of
Taylorville; 15 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 o’clock Saturday afternoon
at Davis Memorial Home of Edinburg with Rev. Sam Barger of
Decatur, officiating and burial will follow in the Edinburg Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5 until 9 o’clock Friday afternoon,
evening and night, in the funeral home.
(Maggie was the wife of Hiram Carmichael. They were married in 1898
and divorced sometime between 1910 and 1914)