A graveside service for Mitchell Ray Colbert will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mitchell Ray Colbert, 34, of Magnolia passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at Christus-St. Michael Hospital in TEXarkana.

He was born on March 26, 1987 in Magnolia. He was a carpenter by trade, and loved football, fishing, hunting. He was a member of Antioch West Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Teri Lynn (Atkinson) Buford; and grandfather, Tracy Atkinson.

Mitchell is survived by his father, Don Colbert and wife Linda of West Monroe, LA; his siblings, Benjamin Haile and wife Jill of Magnolia, James Colbert of Searcy, Jennifer Hughes and husband Jeremy of Cabot, and Josh Jessie and Shane McWilliams of West Monroe, LA, and Jeff Buford and wife Aimee of Magnolia; grandmother, Nell Olmstead of Waldo; and a host of extended family and special friends.

Visitation with the family will be 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Lewis Funeral Home.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery with Dr. Eric Goble officiating under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., in Magnolia.

Pallbearers will be Steve Atkinson, Troy Atkinson, Matthew Atkinson, Rodney Dailey, and Norwood Smith.

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