Linda Alice Mitchell, age 74, of Blue Ridge, GA passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2020. Ms. Mitchell was born on October 17, 1945 in Oak Ridge, TN to the late Claude Falls and Ruth Hawkins Falls. She worked in the local banking industry and was also a preschool and kindergarten teacher for a number of years. Ms. Mitchell was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Copperhill, TN.
She is survived by two daughters and their husbands, Rhonda Smith and Tracy Smith of Snellville, GA; Angie Mitchell and Tim Brown of Atlanta, GA; two grandchildren, Maria Bouloukos of Austin, TX and Alex Bouloukos of Birmingham, AL; brother and sister-in-law, Dan and Sandy Falls of Cleveland, TN; sister, Mary Kate Mull of Cleveland, TN; and five nieces, Cindy (Jeff) Clabough, Carla (Craig) Foster, Caryn (Butch) Gibson, Kathy (Eric) Silvers, and Gina Mull. She is also survived by several great nieces and great nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. from the Akins of Blue Ridge Chapel with Charlotte Sisson officiating. Eulogies will be by Lisa Adkisson and Kathy Silvers. Pallbearers will be Jeff Clabough, Craig Foster, Butch Gibson, Eric Silvers, Chris Clabough, Daulton Foster, and Conner Clabough. Interment will follow in Crestlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 4:00-7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Linda may be made to the Tommy Mitchell Scholarship Fund c/o First United Methodist Church P.O. Box 538 Copperhill, TN 37317. Condolences may be sent to the family online at akinsfuneralhome.com. Akins Funeral Home of Blue Ridge is in charge of arrangements.