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In Memory of

William James Powell

May 13, 1930 - April 13, 2012

Obituary


William James Powell, 81, died suddenly April 13, 2012, at his home in Midlothian. He was preceded in death by his parents, William J. and Marguretta Powell, and his sister, Florence Powell. He was also preceded in death by his dear son Billy.

He is survived by his loving wife, Leona, and loving daughter, Johanna. He is also survived by his sister, Alice, of Dallas, PA, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Bill was a graduate of Wilkes College, class of 1958. He retired from Ethyl Corporation after thirty-five years of service. He was...

William James Powell, 81, died suddenly April 13, 2012, at his home in Midlothian. He was preceded in death by his parents, William J. and Marguretta Powell, and his sister, Florence Powell. He was also preceded in death by his dear son Billy.

He is survived by his loving wife, Leona, and loving daughter, Johanna. He is also survived by his sister, Alice, of Dallas, PA, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Bill was a graduate of Wilkes College, class of 1958. He retired from Ethyl Corporation after thirty-five years of service. He was a member of the Bon Air Presbyterian Church. Bill loved sports, especially William & Mary football, VCU basketball, and the Redskins. He was a beloved husband, father and friend, and will be missed dearly.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, April 18, from 12 to 2pm, at the Huguenot Chapel of Woody Funeral Home, 1020 Huguenot Road. Funeral services will be held at 2pm in the Chapel. Interment Westhampton Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Condolences at: www.woodyfuneralhomehuguenot.com