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AVONELLE POWELL

October 13, 2018

Avonelle Powell

AVONELLE POWELL, 84, of Huntington, passed away October 10, 2018, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born September 15, 1934, in Cabell County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Herman Adkins and Nettie Dillon Adkins. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Woodrow Adkins, and infant granddaughter, Natalie Wooten. She was a member of Bloomingdale Salem Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Pastor Harrel Powell; her children, Jo Ann (Claude) Wooten, Mike (Kathi) Powell, Denise (Kenney) Reynolds, Kimberly (Jim) Sanders and Amy (Sam) Preston; six sisters, Violette (Gerald) Murphy, Faye Foren, Patsy (Richard) Cherry, Betty (David) Arp, Norma (Roger) Wooten and Thena Chatterton; special sister-in-law, Mayrine Adkins; eight grandchildren, Jessica (Buki) Grant, Andi (Craig) Morgan, Whitney (Nathan) Lewis, Stacie Waggoner, Ryan (Natalie) Reynolds, Adam (Lauren) Jones, Joshua (Gabby) Jones and Zachary Preston; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 13, 2018, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Chris Fulks and Pastor Richard Childers. Burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/wallace. The family would like to express a special thanks to C. Dwayne Tackett, MD (HIMG), St. Mary’s Medical Center, and a host of family and friends for their prayers and support.

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