Edith Marie Powell
Edith Marie Powell
  • September 12, 1927 - July 3, 2017
  • Huntsville, Alabama

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September 12, 1927 – July 3, 2017

Marie Powell, 89, passed away peacefully at her home Monday, with her loving family by her side. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Arroney Parker Denton, and her loving husband of close to 60 years, James Odell Powell.

Left to cherish her precious memory are her three daughters, Sheila O’Meara (Scott) of Rumney, NH, Debra Taylor (Mike) of Harvest, AL, Cynthia Eckard (Robert) of Madison, AL; one son, Scott Powell of Madison, AL; 6 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great grandchild.

Marie loved life, family, and all things beautiful. She liked to spend time in her garden with her flowers. She was a Christian woman and longtime member of Huntsville Park Baptist Church. Marie Powell was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her!

You may visit with the family at Valhalla Funeral Home on Friday, July 7, 2017 from 1 to 2pm. There will be a funeral service with Rev. Mylon Metcalf officiating, commencing at 2:00pm in Valhalla’s Chapel. The entombment will immediately follow in Valhalla Memory Garden’s Chapel of Peace Mausoleum. Please sign the guest registry at www.valhallafunerals.com.