JOHNSTON CITY — Jim Mitchell, 74, passed away at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan/ 1, 2019, in Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, with his loving family by his side.
Celebration of life service will be at noon Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, in First Christian Church (1001 S. Cherry St. in West Frankfort) with Tim Uhles, Bryan Harris and Jason Tanner officiating. Military rites will be accorded by the Marion VFW Post 1301 and members of the Illinois National Guard Military Honors Team concluding the services at the church. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the church.
In honor of his request his cremains will be scattered at a later date near the Pine Ridge Scout Camp in Jackson County.
Pyle Funeral Home in Johnston City is entrusted with the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made the Shriners Hospital for Children and the Johnston City Activity Fund. Memorial envelopes will be available at the church the day of the service.
For additional information or to sign the book of memories, visit www.pylefuneralhome.com.