Former mayor of Pamplin City Bob Mitchell died on Wednesday, Jan. 6. Mitchell served as mayor of Pamplin from 2000 to 2014.

In a post, Pamplin City announced his passing and included an excerpt of an interview with him conducted by Pamplin Area Legacy Supporters along with a picture.

According to the post, Mitchell made Pamplin his home back in 1994 after retiring from his career as an engineer for the U.S. Navy.

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