Lula Belle Mayfield Age 76 of the Slate Branch
Community entered into her heavenly rest Tuesday
May 7, 2013 at Somerwoods Nursing and Rehab
Center of Somerset.
She was born on June 5, 1936 in the Slate Branch
community, the daughter of the late Grayson
"Pete" and Wanda Fitzgerald Mitchell.
Lula Belle was an active member of the slate
Branch Baptist Church. Serving her church
through the years as former ladies senior Sunday
school teacher, former youth boys Sunday school
teacher, church secretary, church custodian and
church treasurer. She enjoyed quilting, playing
the piano and caring for children. She was truly
a homemaker and devoted mother and wife.
She is preceded in death by a daughter Marjeana
Lynn Mayfield, brothers Norton, Luther and
Russell Mitchell and her parents.
She leaves to mourn her passing her beloved
husband Allen E. Mayfield whom she married
December 5, 1953 in Somerset. From this union
they were blessed with a son Richard Allen
Mayfield of Somerset, a daughter Judy Elaine
Mayfield (Nancy Miller) of North Augusta, South
Carolina. Two special nieces, Deidra Beshear
Hoellein (Andrew) of Lexington, Ky. and Amber B.
Tarter (Josh) of Somerset, Ky.
Other survivors include her brothers, Eugene
(Sylvia) Mitchell of Slate Branch community, Roy
(Brenda) Mitchell of Slate Branch community,
Brent (Carrie) Mitchell of Chicago, Illinois and
James (Beverly) Mitchell of Somerset. Her
sisters, Inez Jones of Somerset, Lela (Bill)
Myers of Slate Branch community, Roberta (Bro.
Elmo "Pete") Mounce of Somerset and Elsie
Roberts of Slate Branch community.
Visitation will be Friday after 5pm at the
chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home and after
8am Saturday at the funeral home.
Funeral service will be
Saturday at 2pm at the chapel of Southern Oaks
Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Dawson and Gilbert
Song selection will be A Great Speckled Bird,
Precious Memories and Will the Circle Be
In lieu of flowers the family requests that
expressions of sympathy to the Slate Branch
Baptist Church fund
at 2941 Slate Branch Road Somerset, Ky.
Burial will be in the Slate Branch Baptist
Church Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to
the Mayfield family at
Southern Oaks Funeral Home entrusted with the
Lula Belle Mayfield arrangements.