Archive for January 12th, 2019

Beulah Mitchell

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Beulah Mitchell was born on October 22, 1938 to Ophelia C. Sarden in Lake Providence, Louisiana. At the age of 80, she departed this life on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Ft. Sanders Regional Hospital. She is preceded in death by her mother, Ophelia C. Sarden; brother, Elijah Sarden; son, Curtis G. Ezell; and father of her children, Lawrence E. Mitchell, Sr. She leaves to honor her memory her children: Lawrence E. Mitchell, Jr., Joy Mitchell-Byrd, Lee V. Mitchell and Misty L. Mitchell; nine grandchildren: Antonio C. (Christy) Upton, Pierre (Kaylee) Mitchell, Jakolby Stigall, Samuel Byrd III (Pariz) Salehe, Jashara Mitchell, Niyah Byrd (David) Palacios, Kaleb Mitchell, Samahd (Byrd) Salehe and Joyah Byrd; seven great-grandchildren: Greyson Upton, Kai Mitchell, Jamyra Chesney, Jenia Mitchell, Ace Mitchell, Shylynn Upton and Alinah Palacios; cousins: Eddye Mae Bee, Willie (Beatrice) Moore III, Kimberly (John) Chandler, and Roi (Tonya) Ligon; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends; and longtime friend, Charlotte Brabson. The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 19, 2019 from 12-1 PM at Tabernacle Baptist Church with the Celebration of Life Service to follow with Pastor Christopher Battle officiating and Rev. Renee Kessler as eulogist. The final resting place will be at Mount Olive Cemetery following the service.


Carolyn Goss-Jones

Saturday, January 12th, 2019
Carolyn Goss-Jones, age 90, of Knoxville, TN passed away peacefully on Saturday January 12, 2019 at Holston Health & Rehabilitation Center. A native of Knoxville, Carolyn graduated from Austin High, Class of 1946 and Knoxville College. She retired from the Department of Energy-Y12 Plant. Carolyn was a faithful and loyal member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. She was very active in the community in many organizations. Preceded in death by parents, Theonder & Nadia Goss; sisters, Alma and Nadia Goss; son, Byron Jones. She leaves to cherish her memory: several cousins, special friends and the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Family. Family will receive friends on Friday, January 18, 2019 from 12 noon until 1 PM with funeral services to follow at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 27214 Brooks Rd. Knoxville, TN The final resting place will be at Greenwood Cemetery following the service. A white dove release will conclude the services. Ms. Jones guestbook can be signed on line at or Arrangements with integrity by UNITY MORTUARY.