Loretta Joan Powell, 57, beloved mother and loving nana, passed away November 19, 2012.
Born in Greenville, Joan was a daughter of the late James and Essie Mae Simpson Cantrell. She worked as a CNA, a certified nail technician, and was a talented interior designer.
Surviving are three children, Mark Powell of Simpsonville, Keron Donald of Easley, and Keri Foster of Easley; six grandchildren, Summer, Kirsten, Brandon, Chase, Haleigh, and Kobe; one great grandchild, Kaden; one sister and one brother, Karen Hoben of Lancaster, and Charles Cantrell of Piedmont; and her soulmate, Michael Powell of Greenville. Predeceased were two brothers, Dwight Eugene Cantrell and Steven Cantrell.
A celebration of Joan's life will be held at 2 PM, Fri., Nov. 23 at Faith Renewed Outreach Center, 505 S. Main St., Mauldin. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name at SunTrust Bank. Cremation Society of SC, Greenville