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Margaret Virginia Mitchell

May 7, 1928 - March 9, 2018

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Margaret Virginia Caldwell Mitchell, 89, peacefully went to her eternal home on Friday, March 9, at Centra Guggenheimer Health & Rehabilitation.  She was the wife of Walter Lee Mitchell for 43 years.

Born Monday, May 07, 1928 in Campbell County, VA, Margaret was a daughter of the late Samuel Arthur Caldwell and Eunice May Caldwell Franklin

In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by a brother, Lyle O. Caldwell and two sisters, Elva C. Witt and Christine C. Layne.

In addition to her husband, Margaret is survived by a brother, Rev. Samuel F. Caldwell; a sister, Mary C. Ewers, and many dear nieces and nephews.

Margaret retired from General Electric with 27 years of service.

A Celebration of Margaret’s life will be held on, (date, time), at Bethany UMC with the Rev. Jennifer V. Moore officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bethany United Methodist Church, 2772 Bethany Road, Rustburg, VA 24588

Her family wishes to thank all the wonderful people at Guggenheimer for their excellent care of her for the past two plus years (especially all those who work on the third floor) and thank all the wonderful people at Centra Hospice for their excellent care of her these past few months.  Love and blessings on you all.  She was a very special wife, sister, aunt and friend to all.

 Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.  To send condolences please visit

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