Doyle Wayne Mitchell, 81, a resident of Rockport, Texas, since 2004, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2007. He was born March 23, 1926, in Sulphur County, Oklahoma to Dee Witt and Bertie Evelyn Mitchell. He proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corp during World War II .

He was preceded in death by his son, Roger Mitchell. He is survived by his son, David (Sondra) Mitchell of Comanche, Texas; his daughters, Judy Shaw of Dallas, Texas, Joyce (Benny) Talley of Pine Bluff, Arkansas and Marilyn (Jim) Jeffryes of Rockport, Texas; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, May 19, 2007, at 2 p.m. at Shiloh Cemetery, Ovilla, Texas, with Rev. Jim Smith officiating.