Mitchell Cletis Webb
1956 — 2017
“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints”
Mitch was born Nov 28th, 1956 in Louisa Ky, a son of Edgle and Christine Dow Webb of Fort Gay. He departed for his Heavenly home at 1:30 A.M. on August 14th, 2017 surrounded by his loving family and a host of friends at J.J. Jordan Nursing Facility of Louisa, Ky.
Mitch’s greatest passion in life was getting to go to church, where he loved playing his harmonica with the choir and with his mom & dad as they sang.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edgle Cletis Webb, paternal grandparents Pierce and Cora Webb, maternal grandparents Fred and Katie Thompson, older brother Steve Thompson, and a special nephew Stuart Bradley Wellman.
Mitch is survived by his mother Christine Dow Webb, brother Rick (Beth) Thompson, sisters, Fontella (Charlie) Brewer, Patty (Butch) O’Brian, & Diana (Mickey) Thompson.
Also surviving are nephews, Stevie Thompson, Travis O’Brian, Wes Thompson, Taylor Brewer, Wade Thompson, & Dalton Thompson. Nieces, Rachel Bailey, Andrea Brewer, & Katie O’Brian. Cousins, Johnny Artrip and Dottie Perkins, along with a host of cousins of the Webb family of the Fort Gay, area. A special uncle, John Artrip, and Mitch’s best buddy Tom Kitts of Louisa, Ky.
He is also survived by his church family at Rush Branch Church and in the Fort Gay area who will always remember Mitch’s special gift of love and fellowship. Anyone who knew and attended church with Mitch will never forget him.
Special thanks to Dr. Marc Workman, Three Rivers Hospital at Louisa, Ky., and the caring staff at J.J. Jordan Nursing Facility who loved Mitch as their own.
Friends may call at 6-9 P.M. at Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky on Thursday, August 17th.
Funeral services will be conducted at the Young Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, August 18th at 11:00 A.M. with pastors Mack Ray Cyrus and Richard Maynard officiating. Burial will be in Lynch Cemetery, Salt Petre Road, Fort Gay, Wv.