Mitchell Joe Bagwell left his earthly home to go to his heavenly home on January 4th 2019 in Artesia, NM.
He was born on October 28th 1965 to Joe and Rose Bagwell in Hobbs, New Mexico. Mitch was a graduate of Lovington High School, Class of 1983.
Mitch was preceded in death by his parents Joe & Rose Bagwell of Comanche Texas, two sisters: Gail Rivera and Betty Jean Hay, and two brothers: Richard Wayne Bryant and Michael Dale Bagwell. He is survived by his beloved daughters, Samantha Bagwell Tinker and Elisha Raye Bagwell, his son-in-law Bran Tinker and his beautiful granddaughter, Ridgelea Rose Tinker, all of Artesia, NM. Sister Pamela Dallas and husband Craig of Tatum, NM, Brother Russell Bryant and wife Delia of Clovis, NM, and many nieces and nephews as well as great nieces and nephews. He has also left behind a sister Donna Koskinen of Phoenix, AZ.
He was a talented mechanic and heavy machinery operator. He loved the outdoors and all it had to offer such as hunting and fishing. He had a true passion for ranching. His family likes to envision him sitting at the dining room table having a pot of coffee with all of the loved ones he had missed all of these years, free from pain and smiling that smile we will all miss so much.
Graveside services will be conducted by Gerald Burns on Saturday, January 12th , 2019 at 2:00 pm at the Garden of Memories Cemetary between Comanche and De Leon, TX.
Pallbearers will be: Bran Tinker, Craig, Jared and Patrick Dallas, as well as Russell and Cody Bryant.
In Lieu of flowers, the family has set up a go fund me account for funeral and medical expenses. The account is listed as the Mitchell Joe Bagwell Funeral and Medical Fund.
A good friend, he will be missed
Philip MurphLovington, NM
Samantha & Elishab I am so saddened by your loss. I send my love & prayers.
Lilli SmartSherman, TX
I'm so sorry for your loss. Mitch had been a wonderful, caring friend for 9 years...I'll sorely miss him....
Debbie ThiessAlamogordo, NM