Jacquelyn Ann Barquet Mitchell, age 72, peacefully entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at her residence surrounded by family and friends. She was a native of New Orleans, LA and a resident of Marrero, LA. Jackie, as she was affectionately known, was a 1966 graduate of George Washington Carver Sr. High School. She furthered her education at Southern University of New Orleans. Jackie was employed for 35 years in the Land Department at Chevron USA. She was a member of Union Bethel A.M.E. Church for more than 30 years, serving in many capacities. Loving mother of Terry Jr., Duran, Dante Sr. (Debbie), Jon (Verita), Danielle (Robert), and the late Shannon Mitchell. Daughter of the late Steadman Barquet and Myrtle Russell. Sister of Tracey (Rosethia) Barquet, Fredonia (Lionel) Davis, and the late Charles, Dorothy, Milton, Stephen, Stephanie, Danny, Steadman, Jr., Mark, Reginald, Allan, Percy, Lawrence, and Warren. Former wife of the late Terry Mitchell, Sr. Jackie is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, 5 goddaughters, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Relatives and friends, of the family, also pastors, officers, and members of Union Bethel A.M.E. Church, and all neighboring churches; members of George Washington Carver Sr. High Class of 1966 are invited to attend the Celebration of Life at Union Bethel A.M.E. Church, 2321 Thalia St. New Orleans, LA on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 10:00a.m. Rev. Dr. Keith J. Sanders, officiating Visitation will begin at 9:00a.m. until service time at the church. Interment: Resthaven Park Cemetery-New Orleans, LA Arrangements by Davis Mortuary Service 230 Monroe St. Gretna, LA To view and sign the guestbook, please go to www.davismortuaryservice.com.
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