Joseph Lester “Jody” Powell, Jr

Joseph Lester “Jody” Powell, Jr

Birth
Cordele, Crisp County, Georgia, USA
Death 14 Sep 2009 (aged 65)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 41958385 · View Source
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Mr. Powell served as White House Press Secretary under the Carter Administration from 1977 - 1981. He was one of President Carter's trusted advisors.

Prior to this post, he served as Jimmy Carter's campaign driver to the press secretary and a key advisor in the Georgia State House.

Powell and other close Carter ades became known as the so-caled "Georgia Mafia.


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  • Created by: Eugene J. Henderson
  • Added: 14 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41958385
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Lester “Jody” Powell, Jr (30 Sep 1943–14 Sep 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41958385, ; Maintained by Eugene J. Henderson (contributor 43440030) Unknown.