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Thelma Powell

June 24, 1924 April 10, 2019
Thelma Powell
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Obituary for Thelma Powell

Thelma Orene Shelbourne Powell, age 94, of Bardwell, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.

Thelma was born on June 24, 1924 in Carlisle County to the late Silas and Vertie Shelbourne. She was of the Baptist faith. Thelma was a retired production worker for Carter Carburetor.

She is survived by two daughters, Rebecca Sue Hofman and husband, Norman of North Aurora, Illinois, and Linda Fay Derr of Bardwell; one son, James Shelbourne Powell and wife Candyce of Kimberling City Missouri; one sister, Francis A. Dodson of Fairview Heights, Illinois; eight grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 21 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Verl Powell; one daughter, Gloria Jean Powell; one son, Jonnie Lee Powell; two sisters, Jonnie Santen and Virginia Ballard; two brothers, J.W. Shelbourne and Glenn Shelbourne Minton; and her parents.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Bardwell with Rev. Rodney Bice and Rev. Brent Kimbler officiating. Burial will follow at Bethlehem Cemetery in Cunningham.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019 at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made in Thelma Powell’s name to Mercy Health – Hospice: 911 Joe Clifton Dr. Paducah, KY 42003.

You may light a candle or leave a message for the family at www.milnerandorr.com


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Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

15

Apr

5:00 PM 4/15/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 4/15/2019 8:00:00 PM
Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Bardwell

West Court Street
Bardwell, KY 42023

Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Bardwell
West Court Street Bardwell 42023 KY
United States

Service

Tuesday

16

Apr

11:00 AM 4/16/2019 11:00:00 AM
Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Bardwell

West Court Street
Bardwell, KY 42023

Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Bardwell
West Court Street Bardwell 42023 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Bethlehem Cemetery (Cunningham) Final Resting Place

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Cunningham , KY .

. Cunningham . KY
United States

Memorial Contribution

Mercy Health - Hospice

911 Joe Clifton Drive
Paducah, KY 42003
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