ZEBULON - Ned Thorpe Mitchell, 70, died Friday, Sept. 18, 2009. Funeral services were Sunday, Sept. 20, at Hopkins Chapel Baptist Church, with burial following in the church cemetery.

He was son to the late Franklin Sherman and Arthelia Upchurch Mitchell. He worked for Westinghouse and later at ABB for more than 34 years until his retirement.

Surviving: wife, Patricia “Pat” Harward Mitchell; son, Nelson (Kelly) Mitchell; daughter, Lisa (Greg) Fuller; and four grandchildren.

Flowers or memorials to the American Cancer Society, P. O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, Ok.

Arrangements handled by Strickland Funeral Home, Wendell.