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Elwood Christopher "Bud" Powell
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1920
Camden County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jan. 19, 2005
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA


Age 85, passed away on Wednesday, January 19th, 2005 at the Virtua Rehab Center in Lumberton, NJ. Born in Pennsauken, NJ, he is the son of the late Chris & Mary Powell and resided in Marlton for 53 years before moving to Mt. Laurel, NJ.

Bud was a proud U.S. Army veteran of WWII, having served in Company B, 35th Tank Battalion, 4th Armored Division under General Patton. He served at Omaha Beach, St. Lo, The Hedge Rows, Alsace Loraine, Metz, Nancy, The Battle of the Bulge, (Ardennes Forest), Bastogne and the Rhine Bridge at Remagen. He was awarded four Bronze Battle Stars and the Purple Heart medal for being wounded in battle.

He worked for the Campbell Soup Company, Camden, retiring after 42 yrs as a general foreman. He was a member of the Marlton United Methodist Church and the American Legion Post 526.

Bud is survived by his wife Maryella, (nee Bakley), a son and daughter-in-law Bruce and Mary C. Powell of Southampton, NJ, two daughters and son-in-laws Joyce and Gary Lewis of Richmond, VA, Diane and John Hope of Maryland; his former wife Verna Powell of Marlton three grandchildren, Brian of Presidential Lakes, Nalon and Relana both of Virginia and one great grandchild, Kendal.

Relatives and friends are invited to a viewing on Sunday from 7:00-9:00 pm and on Monday from 10:00-11:00 AM at the BRADLEY &STOW FUNERAL HOME, 127 Medford- Mt. Holly Rd., Medford, NJ , where a Funeral Service will be held on Monday at 11:00 AM.

Interment will follow in the B. G. Wm. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cem., NJ
Family links: 
  Christopher Raborg Powell (1893 - 1964)
  Mary Anna Eble Powell (1899 - 1982)
  Harold Dewey Powell (1918 - 1996)*
  Elwood Christopher Powell (1920 - 2005)
*Calculated relationship
Brig. Gen. Wm. C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section 2 Site 6742
Maintained by: Mary Jane Evertz
Originally Created by: Soul Searcher
Record added: Jun 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11212789
Elwood Christopher Bud Powell
Added by: Mary Jane Evertz
Elwood Christopher Bud Powell
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Thank you for your service!I think you served with some friends up here who live in Bergen County !GOD Bless you!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Apr. 16, 2012

- Soul Searcher
 Added: Mar. 9, 2011

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