Billy Carl Mitchell, 56, of Topeka, Kan., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012.
Billy Mitchell was born Jan. 28, 1956, in Louisiana, the son of Wilson and Mildred (Crowder) Mitchell.
He graduated from Louisiana High School in 1974 and Linn Technical College in 1976. Billy served in the U.S. Air Force until he retired due to a service connected injury in 1978.
He is survived by his brother, Mike (Vicky) Mitchell of Topeka, Kan.; sister, Tracey Mitchell of Louisiana; and two nephews, Ryan (Nicole Dial) Johnson of Topeka, Kan., and Keith (Melissa) Johnson of Springfield. Billy was preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside services were held Friday, Dec. 28, in Penwell-Gabel Cemetery, Topeka, Kan.
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