Mitchell Roy Hersey
Mitchell Roy Hersey
August 22, 1962 - November 16, 2020


Mitchell Roy Hersey, 58, of Interlachen passed away unexpectedly Monday, November 16, 2020 at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka.

Mitchell was born in Palatka and had been a lifelong resident of Putnam County, growing up in Palatka and later living in Interlachen. He had worked as a tree surgeon in and around Putnam County for many years. He loved hunting, spending time with his grandchildren, and driving race cars in his younger days. He attended Crossroads of Grace Church. He loved his church and shared his love of Christ with everybody he saw. He dearly loved his grandkids.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Earnie and Alene Hersey; a brother, Chester Hersey; and a sister, Sara Lynn Hersey.

Surviving are his wife of 23 years, Tina Hersey; a son, Travis Crandall; four daughters, Stevie Burkett (Chris), Tracy Weeks (Jeremiah), Taylor Hebert (Wesley), and Michelle Hersey (Jonathan); two brothers, Eddie Hersey (Bonnie) and Gerald Hersey; five sisters, Janice Hernandez (Carlos), Gay Ennis (Billy), Gloria McMaster (Jim), his twin sister, Susie Sanders (Clarence), and Connie Jewert (Jeff); parents-in-law, Mike and Iva Patten; eight grandchildren, Kamryn Brown, Ruby Weeks, Joseph Weeks, Adelyn Hebert, Aubrey Hebert, Rylie, Kase and Aubrie Disharoon; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be 6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 20th at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 21st at Crossroads of Grace Church in Hawthorne with Pastor Donnie Miller officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill East Cemetery in Palatka.

Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made to Crossroads of Grace Church, 423 County Road 21, Hawthorne, FL 32640. Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed in his online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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