January 25, 1941 – March 31, 2020
Edwin James Mitchell passed away on March 31, 2020 in Brownfield. He was born on January 25, 1941 in Lamesa to E.J. and Sybil Mitchell. James married Janett Faye Kleam on June 8, 1961. James was one of the best welders around. He loved racing and trap shooting. James is preceded in death by his parents, E.J. and Sybil Mitchell; and son, Eddie James Mitchell.
James is survived by his wife, Janett Mitchell; daughter Synetta Shoemaker; son, Rick Mitchell; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and brother Kenneth Mitchell.