|Birth: ||Dec. 17, 1925|
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 2006|
Mr. Powell was the son of the late George and Genevra Powell. He was married for 48 years to Norma Headrick Powell. They had one daughter Marilyn and a son-in-law Paul Hutchinson; three grandchildren, Lucas, Forrest and China. He was preceded in death by sister, Viola Cagle and brother, Lawerence. He is survived by brothers and sisters-in-law: Henry and Polly, Otis and Janet, Everett and Lela, George Jr. and sister-in-law, Louise and brother-in-law Jimmy Cagle.
Mr. Powell was a fourth generation landowner and farmer in the Pine Orchard Community of Oakdale. He was a veteran of the U.S.Army and served in the Korean War. He was a faithful member of Pine Orchard Baptist Church, where he served for 35 years as Choir Director, also serving as a Sunday School teacher. He was employed by Leathers Hardware Store for over 30 years. He loved singing gospel music, farming, gardening and visiting with family and friends. He leaves behind a legacy of faithfulness and giving.
Crab Orchard Cemetery
Created by: Lillian A. Young Miodusk...
Record added: May 06, 2007
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