Milford Powell, age 82, husband of Celia Kathleen Cantrell Powell, passed away November 14, 2012. Mr. Powell was a member of Cannon Mtn. Baptist Church; the son of the late Hattie Porter and Clarence V. Powell. He was retired from Singer.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years, a daughter; Judy O'Shields (Daniel), sons; Gary Powell, Ricky Powell (Kaye) and Tommy Powell (Gail), sisters; Wilma McWhorter, Bonnie Reeves, Patsy Duncan, Louise Duncan, brothers; Calvin, Wallace, Harold Powell, grandchildren Eric and Lacie Powell, Amanda Adams, Matthew, Tyler, Rebecca O'Shields, Great-Grandchildren; Breeanna and Zander Adams, Hannah and Kirstie Powell.
Mr. Powell was predeceased by his parents, daughters; Barbara Ann Powell, twins Sheila and Sharon Powell, brothers; Milton, Leroy, Earl, Charles, Doug Powell and grandsons; Travis Allen Powell and Justin O'Shields.
Visitation will be 1:30pm to 3:00pm Sunday November 18, 2012 at Dillard Funeral Home with Chapel Service to follow at 3:00pm. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Park and Gardens.
The family will be at the home.