Teresa Dawn Mitchell
October 12, 1965-August 7, 2011
Teresa Dawn Mitchell, born in Inglewood, CA on October 12th, 1965, gave breast cancer the
biggest battle she could fight. On Sunday, August 7th, she went to heaven surrounded by her
family. She is now an angel in heaven with her dear Grandmother, Irene Mitchell, and her
‘adopted” father in law, Joe Johnson.
Cherishing her memory are her parents, Don and Terri Mitchell, her sister and brother in law,
Michelle and Randy Johnson, her Brother and sister in law, Donni and Sharon Mitchell.
“KIKI”, as she was lovingly called, was a second mother to her nieces and nephews, Mitch,
Meghan, Michael, and Marguerite Johnson, Jeremiah Mitchell, Tiffany and Maggie Bogan, and
great nephew Gage Ferguson.
She had many Aunts and Uncles including Carolyn and CH Kerr, Jim Mitchell, Charles and
Carol Mitchell, and Bob and Ann Mitchell. Cousins Tammy, DeAnna, Gavin, Harrison, Vickie
Mitchell and Debbie Lamb.
She also leaves behind a multitude of friends who loved her dearly, childhood friends, college
friends, co -workers, and her special support group faithful friends. Teresa loved every one of
Teresa earned a Bachelors Degree in Education from the U of A at Fayetteville and Masters
Degree from UCA. She taught at Christ the King Catholic School where she loved her students
and truly felt those were her children. She also taught in the NLR, and LR school districts.
The family would like to thank all of Teresa’s special friends who have supported her and
prayed for her during this difficult time.
Funeral Mass with The Very Rev. Msgr. Francis I. Malone officiating, will be at Christ the King
Catholic Church in Little Rock on Thursday, August 11th at 1:00 pm.
Pink flowers are welcome along with memorials to Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Leukemia
Clinic, 1 Children’s Way, Little Rock, AR, 72202-3591, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation of
Northwest Arkansas, 4241 N Gabel Dr. # 2B, Fayetteville, AR, and the Susan G. Komen
Foundation, 904 Autumn Road, Ste 500, Little Rock, Arkansas 72211