MITCHELL Frank C. Mires, 69, Mitchell, passed away at 12:25 p.m. Thursday, July 30, 2009, at Dunn Memorial Hospital in Bedford.
Born March 4, 1940, in Greensburg, he was the son of Carl C. and Verna Mae (Bishop) Mires. He married Rita Holt November 23, 1972.
He retired from General Motors in 1998, and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ.
Frank was a U. S. Army veteran and a member of the Cecil C. Martin American Legion Post No. 250 and Marvin R. Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.
Rita Mires, Mitchell
Regina Dawn Mires, Alabama
Debbie S. Perry, Alabama
Andi Renee Ellis, Alabama
Mona Jane Swango, Bedford
Tammy Jo Sample, Mitchell
William Mires, Hope
Jewell Helton, Greensburg
5 great grandchildren
His parents preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, August 3, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Pastor Homer Roberts officiating. Burial will be in Talbott Cemetery with military honors accorded by Cecil C. Martin American Legion Post No. 250 and Marvin R. Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.
Friends may call from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday, and from 10:00 a.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.