JAMES PAUL MAYFIELD of Mitchell, Ind., 86, a retired Elder of the Indiana Conference, died Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at the Chastain Funeral Home, 705 W. Warren Street in Mitchell. A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at Jacob Finger United Methodist Church, 139 North Eighth Street in Mitchell, with visitation one hour prior to the service. The Revs. Eric Kersey and Tom True will officiate. Survivors include wife, Wilma Mayfield of Mitchell; daughters, Margaret Pearl Shorter of Brazil, Rebecca Lynn Proffitt of Mitchell, Paula Marie Kerilein of Vass, N.C.; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Condolences can be sent to Wilma Mayfield, 61 Hel-Mar Drive, Mitchell, IN 47446. Mayfield served these Indiana churches: Manila, Carthage, Guilford, Owensville, Fairland, Mitchell, College Corner, Wheatland, Prairieton, Brazil Forest Ave/Peniel, retiring in 1994.