Mitchell Lee Waddell, 68 a lifetime resident of Cub Run passed away Monday, December 29 at the Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield. He was a son of the late Kermitt and Leonora Dennis Waddell. Mitchell retired from the Corp of Engineers after 29years of service.
He also was a farmer, a U.S. Army veteran, a member of the Cub Run Baptist Church and a mason with the Cub Run Masonic Lodge.
Mitchell is survive d by his wife Judy Wilson Waddell, two sons Patrick Waddell & wife Lisa of Brownsville, Wesley Waddell of Cub Run, one daughter Tara Schmitt & husband Craig of Louisville, six grandchildren: Tylor Waddell, MaryChris Waddell, John Wesley Waddell, Carter Schmitt, Ingrid Schmitt and Benjamin Schmitt, three sisters: Ada Avery of Elizabethtown, Marilyn Johnston of Elizabethtown and Carolyn Johnston of Munfordville. Mitchell was preceded in death by a brother Wendell Waddell.
Funeral services for Mitchell Lee Waddell will be 1pm Friday, January 2 at the Union Light Baptist Church with Bro. Keith Sanders officiating. Burial will be in the Union Light Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 10am-9pm and Friday from 8am-12noon at the Sego Funeral Home. The family request that memorial donations be made to the St. Judes Research Foundation.
Charitable donations may be made in Mitchell's memory to the following organization:
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105
Tel: 901 495 3300