Mitchell Odell Joshlin, 69, of Calvert, Texas passed away on Friday, July 1, 2016 at the Veterans Hospital in Temple, Texas. He was born on December 7, 1946 in Orange, Texas to Amos Mitchell Joshlin and Alice Pharis Joshlin. He received his education in Vidor, Texas and married Melvis Ann Johnson on August 7, 1986. He was a veteran serving in the United States Army in Korea. Mr. Joshlin was employed as a truck driver. He had been a resident of Calvert for 30years. He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife; Melvis Ann Joshlin of Calvert, Daughters; Rachel Fachorn and husband Nathan of Franklin, Georgeanne Shields and husband Zachariah of Iola, and Renee Jenkins of Vidor, Sister; Marcellia LaRocque of Manteca, CA, Brother; David C. Joshlin of Crestview, FL, 8 Grandchildren; Nathan Fachorn, Jr., Chaz Odell Shields, Axel Lee Shields, Michelle Davis, Melinda Jenkins, Cory Jenkins, Michael Joshlin and Marcus Joshlin, 6 Great Grandchildren.