Obituary for Bernetta “Netta” Mitchell
PORTSMOUTH – Bernetta Lee “Netta” Mitchell, 55, of the 200 block of Bedford Ct. passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 in her home. She was born on August 28, 1962 in Smithtown, NY to the late Woodrow M Judge and Lois Smith Judge; and was a member of Community United Methodist Church in Portsmouth. Netta was known throughout the community from her time working at Food Lion and most recently Rite Aid Drug store at Hodges Ferry Rd.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Diane Judge and Cheryl Purro; and a brother, Raymond Smith.
She is survived by her husband, David E. Mitchell; three sisters, Linda Galant, Jackie Lucas and Patricia Judge; three brothers, Glen Smith, Albert Smith and Bruce Judge; and a host of extended family and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 11 AM Saturday, June 30, 2018 in Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel by Rev. Kirk Culpepper. Burial will follow in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6:30 – 8 PM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Community UMC, 37 Cherry Rd., Portsmouth, VA 23701.
Condolences may be made to the family online at www.SturtevantFuneralHome.com