Lila Bernice Mitchell Spaulding, age 83, of the St. James Community of Lake Waccamaw went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 18, 2014 at Premier Living, Lake Waccamaw. Final rites will be held 3:00 P.M. Thursday, August 21, 2014 at St. James Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Kelvin Locklear and Reverend Graylen Mitchell officiating. Interment will follow in St. James Memorial Cemetery, Lake Waccamaw. She was the daughter of the late Samuel Leslie and Mary Elease Graham Mitchell and the widow of Lester Moore, Jr. and Lloyd Spaulding. She was also preceded in death by eight siblings, Alice Freeman, Isabelle Branch, Leroy Mitchell, Luticia M. Jacobs, Sarah Spaulding, Samuel Everett Mitchell, Mary A. Graham, and Lewis Elton Mitchell. She leaves to cherish her memory, two sisters, Laura Webb of Lake Waccamaw and Ruby Campbell of Southport; a brother, Joseph E. Mitchell of Lake Waccamaw. The family will receive friends 6-8 P.M. Wednesday at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn.