Billy MitchellRINGGOLD William "Billy""Gonga" Eugene Mitchell, 86, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013.A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church. Billy was a retired employee of DuPont and a Veteran of the U.S. Navy where he served during W.W.II.He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Lula Bell Vest Mitchell; four brothers and five sisters.He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Jewel Caylor Mitchell, of Ringgold; two daughters and sons-in-law, Louise and Don Pangle, of Ringgold, and Dianne and Harry Hullender of Ringgold; granddaughter, Julie (Jason) McCurdy, of Ringgold; and several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Dr. David Flood, Rev. John Mitchell and Rev. Daryl Woolery officiating.Interment will follow at Anderson memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2-9 p.m. today and Saturday until funeral time at the funeral home.Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold, Ga.An online register book may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.