COLUMBUS — Jane Mikell, 91, died April 14, 2019, at her residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Lowndes Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Parkway Memorial Cemetery in Ridgeland. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Lowndes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Mikell was born Sept. 9, 1927, in Chickasaw County, to the late Robert “Bob” Baxter and Ina Bedford Herndon. She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Shelby Lamar Mikell Jr.; and sister, Dorris Herndon. She is survived by her daughter, Cindy Demoville of Columbus; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the Last House on the Block, 206 Tuscaloosa Road, Columbus, MS 39702.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on April 16, 2019
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