WHITEWRIGHT — Walter Ernest Mitchell was born Oct. 10, 1952 in Bay City, and he passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018.

Walter was a resident of Whitewright at the time of passing. He graduated from Granbury High School. He joined the Marines in 1969 during the Vietnam War.

He is survived by his daughters, Laura, Jeannette, Terra, Kyrstyn, Jeri Kay and Tonya; brother, Nelson; and sister, Shirley.

A memorial will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, December 29 at First United Methodist Church, 4901 Paige Rd. in The Colony.

Services are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home & Crematory in Van Alstyne.

You may sign the online register book at www.scogginsfuneralhome.com