5/1/14 —- Opal H. Powell

Opal Katherin Hickey Powell, age 85, passed away on April 27, 2014 at her home in Manchester, Tennessee.

Mrs. Powell was a homemaker, a former member of the Green Thumb Garden Club and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Manchester.

She was born in Lee County, Virginia to her parents, the late Thomas Hickey and Willie Maggie Doughty Hickey. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, the late John Doughty, Donald Hickey and Carl Young.

Mrs. Powell is survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Dewey Powell of Manchester, TN; son, Robert T. Powell and his wife Shellia of Manchester, TN; daughter, Donna P. Willis and her husband Steve of Manchester, TN; four grandchildren, Alecia Willis of Raleigh, NC, Tyson Powell of Murfreesboro, TN, Sonya Willis Sherrill and her husband Todd of Manchester, TN and Joshua C. Powell and his wife Allison of Manchester, TN; three great-grandchildren, Haley Koren Sherrill, Kyra Sherrill and Henry Powell; two dear nieces, Ginger and Barbara; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Thursday, May 1, 2014
11:00 a.m.  –  1:00 p.m.
Central Funeral Home

Thursday, May 1, 2014 
2:00 p.m. 
Rose Hill Memorial Gardens 

OFFICIANT: Reverend Randall T. Brown

Central Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.flower7