The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 

Eddie “Billy Ray” Powell

Birth
Death 28 Jan 2005 (aged 53)
East Carroll Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Lake Providence, East Carroll Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 102714607 · View Source
Suggest Edits

He that dwellth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord. He is my refuge and my fortress; my God; in Him will I trust. Psalm 91:1-2.

February 3, 1951 was a blessed day in the lives of Leola and the late Arthur Lee Powell. For it was on this date God gave them one of his angels, Eddie(Billy Ray)Powell. On January 28, 2005, God called him home, for his purpose had been served. Eddie had the gift of captivating family and friends with his beautiful smile and personality.

Billy Ray, as he was so fondly called, attended the East Carroll Parish School. Eddie was a dedicated employee of Charles P. Crawford for more than 30 years. Eddie brought joy to the lives of everyone he touched. He loved life and gave unselfishly and unconditionally of himself to his family and friends.

Eddie acknowledged the need for God's presence in his life and shortly before his demise, gave his life to Christ.

He leaves to cherish his memory: His loving wife, Audrey Powell; His devoted and loving mother, Mrs. Leola B. Powell; loving mother-in-law Annie Carter; His children: Kawan Powell (Hatray); Kamika Powell Smyth (Oliver); Sharon Martin; Steven Jones; Erick Williams; Olajawon Williams; stepdauthter, Wysheka Williams. Sisters: Annette Johnson(Charles):Kathy Powell; Sheyla Martin(Randy); Gayle Powell, Tammy Powell and Connie Sharper(Theron);Brothers: Carlos Powell(Rose), David Troy Powell: Aunts: Lucille Campbell(James), Willie Mae Powell, Jessie Powell, Elnora Powell, Gertrude Powell; Uncles: Llody Powell, George Powell, Frank Powell,
Willie Powell; Fourteen grandchildren. A Special family friend, Gloria Jean Profit, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Alice Foley
  • Added: 27 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102714607
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eddie “Billy Ray” Powell (3 Feb 1951–28 Jan 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102714607, citing Gaither Memorial Cemetery, Lake Providence, East Carroll Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Alice Foley (contributor 47984356) .