With great sadness we say goodbye to a faithful friend, colleague and Clerk. Faye Mitchell passed away May 24, 2017 after a long battle with illness.
“This morning, Faye Mitchell’s valiant fight came to an end, and she is at peace,” Mayor Alan Krasnoff said in a Facebook post on Wednesday. “As our Clerk of Court, Faye was a trailblazer, mentor and visionary who meshed compassion with public service, and she paved the way for women to lead without limitation.”
The wake and funeral services for Faye Mitchell, Clerk of Chesapeake Circuit Court, will be held at First Baptist Church, South Hill, 3633 Galberry Road, Chesapeake, Virginia 23323 (757-545-0326). The wake will be held on Tuesday, May 30, 3017, from 6 PM – 8 PM and the funeral will be Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 11 AM.