Obituary of James Terrell Mitchum
James Terrell Mitchum, 67, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2020.
Mr. Mitchum was born on January 19, 1953, in Georgetown, a son of the late James Jentry “JJ” Mitchum and the late Lucille Benton Mitchum. He was a member of Screven Baptist Church and retired from International Paper Company after more than 40 years of service. Mr. Mitchum was an avid hunter, and enjoyed fishing, watching westerns and the GAMECOCKS. He had a great love for his family and helping others.
Survivors include a brother, A. Craig Mitchum (Cathy) of Pawleys Island; one sister in law, Doris Mitchum of Georgetown; three nephews, David Mitchum of Seneca, Anthony Mitchum (Tina) of Collegeville, PA and Micah Singleton of Little River; two nieces, Robin Hancock (Paul) of Georgetown and Deanna Mitchum of Pawleys Island; four great nieces, Kaylee Hancock, Savannah Mitchum, Rebecca and Kristen ; two great nephews, Keith Hancock and Jentry Mitchum; a special family, the Elaine Ward family; and many cousins, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Harold Keith Mitchum; and one sister, Janice Mitchum Graham.
Due to COVID-19, graveside services will be private and those attending are encouraged to wear a face mask and social distance.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society PO Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123, American Heart Association 10 Glenlake Pkwy NW Suite 400, Atlanta, GA 30328 or the charity of one's choice.
Online condolences may be left at www.ridgewayfh.com
Ridgeway Funeral Home of Georgetown is in charge of the arrangements. (843) 485-4242
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