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Obituary for Greg Mitchell

Obituary for Greg Mitchell
  • PublishedJuly 7, 2023

Visitation for Greg Mitchell, age 71 of Sulphur Springs, Texas will be held from 6:00 to 8:00P.M. on Saturday, July 8, 2023 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. Mitchell passed away on July 5, 2023 at his residence.


Greg was born on August 21, 1951 in Mt. Vernon, Texas to Bobby and Verna “Pinky” (Raley) Mitchell. He married Janet Gowin on January 1, 1972 in Emory, Texas. He retired from Verizon Telephone Co as an engineer.


He is survived by his son Dan Mitchell; grandchildren, Dillon Mitchell and Dalton Mitchell; great grandchildren, Brooklynn Mitchell, Kaycee Mitchell and Emry Mitchell; sisters, Dana Wilhite and Tena Wilkes; numerous great nieces and nephews.


Greg was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.


Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.


The online register can be signed at

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Chloe Kopal was born and raised in Sulphur Springs, Texas. She attended Sulphur Springs High School for 4 years and graduated in 2021. She was also a line member for the Blue Blazes Drill Team for 3 years. Chloe is the Digital Content Creator for Front Porch News. Her love for our community shows through her work. She is very passionate about photography and has been ever since the first time she picked up a camera many years ago.