Margery Hope Mitchell

Margery Hope Mitchell (Margie), 88, of South Riding, VA, passed away December 30, 2018, at Sunrise Assisted Living of Leesburg.  She was born December 14, 1930, in Halifax County, VA, the daughter of Cabell Charles and Lucy Maxine Hendricks (Tuck).


Margie was married to Edward F. Mitchell on September 4, 1954, in Washington DC, and accompanied her husband around the globe throughout his career with the Central Intelligence Agency.  While predominately a homemaker, she also worked as a Teachers’ Assistant and as a Library Administrator later in adult life.


In addition to her parents, Margie was predeceased by her brother William Glenn Hendricks, her sister Audrey Jane Guillory and her grandson Edward, Jr.  She is survived by her four sons, Roger and his wife, Teresa, Robert and his wife, Diane, Roy and his wife, Sandra, and Edward and his wife, Cheryl.  Margie is also survived by six grandchildren, Shannon, Alexis, Matthew, Michael, Nicholas and Charles.


There will be a private family celebration of life and interment will occur at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Suitland, MD, where she will be laid to rest alongside her husband.  Those who wish to remember Margie in a special way are encouraged to make gifts in her memory to the charity of their choice.