Charles Powell of Huntsville passed away on June 16, 2019. Mr. Powell was born on November 14, 1937 in Summerville, GA to Margaret Jackson and Clyde E. Powell. He retired after 53 years at Ragland Brothers starting as a stock boy and becoming Director of Produce. He loved his co-workers, fishing, bird watching, Tennessee football, his church, friends and family.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Marie Powell; children, David Powell (Tami) of Flintstone, GA, Pamela Owen (Tighe) of Huntsville, AL, Victor Powell (Nancy) of Whitwell, TN, and Desiree Vassar (Steve) of Huntsville, AL; grandchildren, John Powell, Matt Powell, Tighe Owen, and Callie Owen; great-grandchildren, Desiree Powell and Raylin Powell; and brothers Ray, Robert, and Ronnie Powell. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and one brother.
Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Central Time on Thursday June 20, 2019, with memorial service immediately following at Southeast Church of the Nazarene, 2275 Cecil Ashburn Drive SE, Huntsville, AL 35802. A graveside service will be held Friday, June 21st, at 1 p.m. Eastern Time at Lakewood Memorial Gardens South, 325 Greens Lake Road, Rossville, GA, 30741.