Arminta Belle "Mickey" McCary

Arminta Belle "Mickey" McCary

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  • Name Arminta Belle "Mickey" McCary 
    Born 13 Oct 1921  Pond Creek, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 May 2010  Home of her daughter in Pinole, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Resthaven Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Pfc. Arminta B. McCary Mitcham, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alva T. McCary. Married to Thomas E. Mitcham. Graduate of North Dallas High School. Entered the WAC arch 3, 1944, training at Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., Served at Camp Chaffee, Ark., New Guinea, and South Pacific. Served as a Clerk Typist in personnel Dept. of medical detachment. Was familiar with Army classification system and general military regulations. Received Asiatic-Pacific Medal and Good Conduct Medal. Honorably discharged August 16, 1945.
    • May 13, 2010
      Arminta Belle ‘Mickey’ Mitcham

      Corsicana Daily Sun

      Arminta Belle “Mickey” Mitcham, age 88, passed away at the home of her daughter in Pinole, Calif., Monday morning, May 10, 2010, where she had been fighting her battle with cancer.

      Mickey was born in Pond Creek, Okla., on Oct. 13, 1921. She served in the United States Army during World War II, where she served as a clerk-typist stationed in Guam. She was a longtime member of First Baptist Church and a more recent member of Northside Baptist Church. She moved to California in December 2009 to live with her daughter and was searching for a Baptist Church when she became ill.

      She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Hulin of Pinole, Calif.; granddaughter and husband, Erika and Kelly Paiz of Albany, Calif., great-granddaughter, Zia Paiz, and great-grandson, Kyle Paiz, of Albany, Calif.

      She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Earl “Tommy” Mitcham; her son, Thomas Earl “Skip” Mitcham Jr.; her sister, Patsy; and her parents, Alva T. and Harriet McCary.

      Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 15, at Corley Funeral Home. Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 16, at Corley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. B.F. Risinger Jr. officiating. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.

      Pallbearers will be Bill Milligan, Kylan Williams, Greg Milligan, Billy Tinsley, Brad Haynie and Cliff Bryant. Honorary pallbearers will be Richard McGeorge and Bob Henderson.

      An online guest book is available at www.corleyfuneralhome.com by selecting the Arminta Mitcham obituary.

      Arrangements by Corley Funeral Home. [1]
    Person ID I889  Extended Families of Childress
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 

    Father Alva T McCary 
    Mother Harriet 
    Family ID F968  Group Sheet

    Family Thomas Earl "Tommy" Mitcham,   b. 16 Aug 1922, Roane, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 2004, Corsicana, Navarro County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1946  Pastors Study, Hillcrest Baptist Church, Dallas, Dallas Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Earl "Skip" Mitcham, Jr.,   b. 12 Sep 1953, Corsicana, Navarro County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1971, Near Winkler Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     2. Living
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F310  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Oct 1921 - Pond Creek, OK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Arminta 'Mickey' Mitcham (McCary)
    Arminta "Mickey" Mitcham (McCary)
    Tommy and Mickey Mitcham
    Tommy and Mickey Mitcham
    Taken Mexia, TX
    Courtesy of Sue Clark

    Documents
    Tommy Mitcham and Arminta 'Mickey' McCary
    Tommy Mitcham and Arminta "Mickey" McCary
    Marriage Announcement

  • Sources 
    1. [S146] Corsicana Daily Sun, 13 May 2010.