Graveside services for David Kent Mitchell Jr., 43, of Pryor will be held on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 12 p.m. at Lowell Cemetery in Lowell, Kan. Services are entrusted to Stephens-Key Funeral and Cremation Care.            

David Kent Mitchell Jr. was born on May 4, 1974 to David Sr. and Joyce (Smith) Mitchell in Joplin, Mo.  He passed away on August 23, 2017 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 43 years, 3 months and 19 days.

David grew up and attended school in Commerce, Okla. He later lived in Miami and for the last year he has lived in Pryor where he went to work as a coiler for ENDOT.

David loved animals. He also loved fishing and going to the casino. More than anything he loved spending time with his family and friends. He was a great son, brother and father and he will be deeply missed by all who loved him.

He is survived by his children, Kelsey, Katlynn, Jaylan, Gretchen, Jacob, Joshua and Ethan; one grandson Kyle; his mother Joyce Mendenhall and husband Mike of Pryor and his father David Mitchell Sr. and wife Debby of Grove; one brother, Michael Mitchell of Miami; two sisters, Tammy Dunaway and husband Nick of Monett, Mo. and Tonya Baysinger and husband Jon of Joplin, Mo. and several nieces and nephews that were very special to David and many other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents Don and Colleen Mitchell and Bernice and Harry Sanders.