CUMBERLAND — Ger-trude Powell, 88, of Cumberland, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011 at her daughter's residence.
Born in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late John and Cora Whisner. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Albert Luther Powell; six brothers and four sisters.
Gertrude was a perfect mother and "Grannie", always being there for her family and friends. She was a member of the Cumberland Grace Brethren Church.
Surviving are her daughter, Bonnie; two grandsons, Jeffrey and Mark; one granddaughter, Stacia; one great-grandson, Presley; two great-granddaughters, Ciarra and Maggie; three sisters, Eva Meyers, Dorothy Merritt and Mae Hillegas; one "perfect" brother-in-law, "Buddy" Merritt; beloved "special" niece, Sandy Muir; many, many, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, friends and neighbors.
Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland, (www.scarpellifuneralhomes.com) on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on Friday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Raymond McCoy officiating.
Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Tom Merritt, Casey Merritt, "Buddy" Merritt, Danny Bussard, Jeff Atkinson and Randy Burdock.
Albert L Powell (1918 - 2000)
Restlawn Memorial Gardens
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Record added: Jun 01, 2013
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