Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sergeant Charles Kerry Mitchum

Loxley Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Monday, January 26, 2015

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Reflections for Sergeant Charles Kerry Mitchum

"The Final Inspection"
The policeman stood and faced his God,
Which must always come to pass.
He hoped his shoes were shining.
Just as brightly as his brass.
"Step forward now, policeman.
How shall I deal with you?
Have you always turned the other cheek?
To My church have you been true?"
The policeman squared his shoulders and said, "No, Lord, I guess I ain't,
Because those of us who carry badges can't always be a saint.
I've had to work most Sundays,
and at times my talk was rough,
and sometimes I've been violent,
Because the streets are awfully tough.
But I never took a penny,
That wasn't mine to keep....
Though I worked a lot of overtime
When the bills got just too steep.
And I never passed a cry for help,
Though at times I shook with fear.
And sometimes, God forgive me,
I've wept unmanly tears.
I know I don't deserve a place
Among the people here.
They never wanted me around
Except to calm their fear.
If you've a place for me here,
Lord, It needn't be so grand.
I never expected or had too much,
But if you don't.....I'll understand.
There was silence all around the throne
Where the saints had often trod.
As the policeman waited quietly,
For the judgment of his God.
"Step forward now, policeman,
You've borne your burdens well.
Come walk a beat on Heaven's streets,
You've done your time in hell."
Author Unknown

Sergeant Chad Miner
Powell Police Department

January 28, 2015

Rest in Peace. Prayers for your family.

Sgt. Rann
NYPD

January 28, 2015

We all have lost a valuable Brother of Law Enforcement, Running down a criminal. In a shootout or riding in an automobile, We all feel the pain when we lose a Brother in Blue, Rest now our Brother we give your family, friends and Department our Deepest Sympathy and the Men and Women of the South Carolina Sheriffs Assoc. will always Honor You.

Leslie Williams (Honorary Member)
Condolence Coordinator S.C.S.Assoc.

January 28, 2015

RIP my Brother may GOD wrap his loving arms around your family , fellow Officers and friends.

Captain Jerry Hutcheson
Jones County Sheriff Department, Ms.

January 28, 2015

Rest In Peace Brother

Captain Steve Yancey
Forest Hill Police Department, TX

January 28, 2015

The law enforcement community is deeply saddened by the untimely passing of Sergeant Charles Mitchum. Our deepest sympathies and prayers go to the family, friends, and coworkers of Sergeant Mitchum. We thank him for his service, may his soul rest in peace.

Zone Five Academy Session 58
New York State Zone Five Regional Law Enforcement Training Academy

January 28, 2015

R.I.P. BROTHER Mitchum!!!

Nebraska Police Officer

January 28, 2015

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and coworkers during this difficult time. Your service and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Supervisory FAM, Thomas Kelly Jr.
Federal Air Marshal Service

January 28, 2015

Rest easy Sgt.

PO Olasokan
NYS University Police

January 28, 2015

Rest In Peace, Brother.

Det. Randy Evans
Kansas City Missouri Police Department
Son of Patrolman Robert Wayne Evans
E.O.W 10/14/1971
HEROES LIVE FOREVER

January 28, 2015

Rest in Peace my brother. My prayers are with his family and co-workers

Ret. Patrol Supervisor Dep. Troy Gossett
Hopkins Co. (Ky) Sheriff's Office

January 28, 2015

Rest in peace. My thoughts are extended to family, friends and fellow officers.

Reserve Officer G. Krystof
Los Angeles Police Department

January 28, 2015

RIP Sgt Mitchum. Thank you for your service & dedication to LE. May God be with your Family & all LE.

Former Trooper Ken R. Bays
Virginia State Police

January 28, 2015

My family's thoughts and prayers go out to the Mitchum family and his department as we mourn the 10th year of the loss of our son,brother and father on this date ....another good man gone but never forgotten...RIP

Maureen Tutino
Momof fallen Officer James P.Tutino LASD EOW 1/26/05

January 28, 2015

I pray for Sergeant Mitchum and his family during this most difficult time of lost. May God give comfort and peace to all who knew him and a special blessing to his parents.

Surviving mother of Chowan Deputy
Sheriff Richard Ashley EOW 7-17-02

January 27, 2015

REST IN PEACE BROTHER. YOU ARE A TRUE HERO.

Deputy J. Davis
Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office

January 27, 2015

Sgt Mitchum your tour has ended on this earth. But the Father has called another Peacemaker home. Prayers for your loving family, friends, fellow officers. And your community. RIP Brother Mitchem EOW:1/26/2015.

MSgt LW Harney
USAF Police/Postal Service

January 27, 2015

My prayers and thoughts are with your family and friends. God bless.

Stephanie Harris, LEOW - Spouse of Sgt, LAPD

January 27, 2015

Sergeant Kerry Mitchum rest in peace you are
now a member of an elite group The Thin Blue Line
of Heroes. There is no greater sacrifice that one can give
for his ellow man. To the Family I salute your lost loved one,
and pray for you during the days to come. Kerry will be in
the company of heroes forevermore.

The Thin Blue Line of the Fallen are Standing at attention
in their class “A“ uniforms, badges gleaming and shoes like glass, They are your brothers and sisters of Law Enforcement.
All of whom have previously paid the ultimate price.
Today, like many others,they welcome you to this hallowed place. As you march down the Thin Blue Line of the Fallen, all eyes are focused on you as if to say it will be ok you’re with your eternal partners. A salute follows and a tear can be seen on so many faces. Welcome, you served well. Now come join the ranks, another member of The Thin Blue Line has come home.



Your Brother in Law enforcement

Dr. stan phillips Usa Ret, Ms, Bs
Walnut Grove Ms Police, Lt. retired

Dr. stan phillips Usa Ret, Ms, Bs
Walnut Grove Ms Police, Lt. retired

January 27, 2015

May the good lord welcome you with open arms, for you have done your job well.

Chaplain Douglas J. Maykowski
Fraternal Order Of Police Lodge #187 Mt. Clemens Michigan.

January 27, 2015

Rest in peace Sir. My thoughts and Prayers to your family and co-workers. Thank you for your service, my Brother.

Patrolman Michael Allen
Hartford Police Department, Hartford, CT

January 27, 2015

You will be sadly missed brother. Rest in Peace.

Mike Wade
Widows Sons MRA

SSGT, USAF
Masonic Lodge Brother

January 27, 2015

May the family's fond memories help them through this difficult time.

Terry L. Vice
Patrol Officer (1979-1984)
Greeley PD
Colorado

January 27, 2015

Rest in peace Sgt Mitchum . My sincere condolences to your family and to your department. Godspeed as you now patrol the streets of gold.

OFC TERRY F. ZECH (RET)
VETERANS AFFAIRS POLICE DEPT, DETROIT MICHIGAN

January 27, 2015

My thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and co-workers of Sergeant Charles Kerry Mitchum. Another Hero taken too soon. May God comfort you and your family as you go and touch the face of God.
Your honorable service and sacrifice and bravery to the citizens of Loxley, Alabama will not be forgotten. God Speed and God Bless. Rest in Peace Sir.

Final Salute

VIPS 750 Jeff Claybern
Alexandria Kentucky Police Department

January 27, 2015

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