Sadie Knight "Skade" Powell

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Funeral service for Mrs. Sadie "Skade" Knight Powell, 88, will be 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, at Antioch Baptist Church on McIntosh Road, Oxford, with the Rev. Scott Smith officiating. Burial will follow at adjoining cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 this evening at Gray Brown-Service Mortuary. Mrs. Powell passed away on Friday at RMC. Survivors include her three daughters, Peggy Knight Cantey (Sam), Fay Knight Clark (Scott) and Nancy Knight Maxwell (Charles); grandchildren, Michelle Points, Jeffrey and Matthew Clark, Lisa Capaldo, Tonya Pippin, Amy Merritt, Steven Hudgins and Cher Blair; thirteen great-grandchildren and sister, Sarah Ruth Dempsey. Mrs. Powell is preceded in death by her first husband, Earl Knight; her second husband, Earnest Powell; children, Shirley Hudgins and Ray Knight. Pallbearers will be Randy, Blake, and Dean Dempsey, Steven Hudgins, and Jeffrey and Matthew Clark. Mrs. Powell was a native of Munford but a resident of Oxford for most of her life. She was a devoted member of Antioch Baptist Church. She was an avid reader and had a passion for helping others. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great- grandmother, and she will be greatly missed. A bright light has been extinguished. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Doctors and staff of RMC. Online condolences made at
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Gray Brown-Service Mortuary
1329 Wilmer Ave
Anniston, AL 362014651
(256) 236-3441
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Published in The Anniston Star on Oct. 25, 2016
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Anniston, AL   (256) 236-3441
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