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Calvin Powell

Posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 7:20 pm

Calvin D. Powell, age 78, of Petersburg died on Saturday, April 14 at the Select Specialty Hospital in Nashville. He was a native of Bedford County; a retired employee of Boeing Company of Huntsville, Alabama; Charter Member and Elder of Hickory Hill Upper Cumberland Presbyterian Church and a Veteran of the U.S. Army (Korean War).

He was the son of the late Levoy and Bessie Warren Powell. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Melba Warren Powell; a son, Michael (Lisa) Powell of Petersburg; two granddaughters, Holly Powell of Petersburg, Brittany (Tim) Bowhey of Huntland; four great-grandchildren, Lauren, Paris, Madison and B.J. Bowhey.

Funeral Service were held on Tuesday, April 17 at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Revs. Jackie Riddle and Charles Jones officiating. Burial followed at Hickory Hill Community Cemetery. Hillcrest Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.