Betty L. Powell
Betty L. Powell
  • April 8, 1928 - June 20, 2017
  • S Charleston, West Virginia

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Betty L. Powell, 89, of Spring Hill section of South Charleston, went home to be with the Lord, June 20, 2017 after a long illness.

She was born on April 8, 1928, to the late John Edward Lowther and Hazel Edna Starkey Lowther.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving Aunt and Uncle with whom she lived with in her younger years, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Rader. She is also preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Claude E. Powell.

Betty is survived by her daughter, Barbara J. Siemiazcko (Alan); sons, Dale R. Powell (Bonnie) and Claude W. Powell (Kimberly) all of South Charleston; sister, Karen Hodges of Michigan; brothers, Charles (Patty) Lowther of Nitro, and James Lowther of Michigan; cousin, Nancy S. Rader of Florida; nine grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

There will be a visitation from noon until 1:00 pm on Saturday, June 24th, 2017 at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home 5233 Rocky Fork Rd., Cross Lanes, WV 25313. Services will be at 1:00 pm at the Funeral Home.

The family would like to give a special “Thank You” to her caregivers at home: Roberta, Sabrina and Deanna. They provided around the clock care. Also special thanks to the special nursing staff at Hubbard Hospice House West, South Charleston.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Hubbard Hospice House.

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