Ms. Betsy “Nell” Jenell Mitchell Small, age 71 of Whiteville, entered into the arms of her Savior on Wednesday, April 5, 2019 at Columbus Regional Healthcare System in Whiteville.
Born in Sampson County on the 17th day of August in 1947, she was the daughter of the late Hayden Mitchell and Dorothy Mae Batts Mitchell. Ms. Small was the widow of the late Howard Maxton Small, who preceded her in 2009. Also, preceding Ms. Small in death were six siblings.
Ms. Small was employed by various Hardee’s Restaurants in Columbus County for over 20 years. She was a kind and compassionate woman and always shared her love with those around her.
Survivors include her two sons; Daniel Leroy Small and his wife, Misty of Whiteville and Jerry Eugene Small and his wife, Christina of Chadbourn; two sisters, Phyllis Mitchell of Arizona and Donna Turner of Texas; eleven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, April 7, 2019 at Whiteville Free Will Baptist Church with Reverend Danny Jeffers. The family will receive friends following the service..
A service of Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn.