F. Douglas Mitchell, 75 of Kingston passed away Thursday, October 3, 2019. He was born May 25, 1944 in Kenton, OH to Calvin and Alice Mitchell. One of the loves of his life was being a Mason. He had the honor of being the South-Central Commander of the Grand Encampment of the Knights Templar of the United States of America. He was also Prince Grand Master of the Crown of Thorns and a 33-degree Mason.
Doug is survived by his wife of 32 years, Colleen Mitchell of Kingston; two step-sons, Michael Novak and wife Yvette of St. Robert, MO and Daniel Novak and Kristine of Ft. Worth, TX; sister, Ellen Mitchell of Ft. Worth, TX; daughter in law, Cathy Mitchell of Columbus, OH; 5 brother in laws, Mike Kersten and wife Peggy, Dick Kersten and wife Candy, Bob Kersten and wife Debby, Jim Kersten and wife Lynn and Matt Kersten all of Denton, TX; nine grandchildren; ten great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 11Am, Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the First Presbyterian Church in Huntsville with Rev. Dan Wooley officiating followed by Military honors. Funeral Services are under the direction of Madison County Funeral Service of Huntsville. Please visit www.madisoncountyfuneralservice.com to leave the family an online condolence.