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GREENVILLE - Powell, Charles G., 73, died Friday December 7, 2012 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany, IN.

Charles was born December 24, 1938 in Adair Co., KY to the late George H. and Sallie Cheatham Powell. He was a retired supervisor with the Brown-Williamson Co. in Louisville and also retired from the Pillsbury Company in New Albany. Charles was a member of the Louisville Coin Club, a US Coast Guard veteran and will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Sandra L. "Sandy" Taber Powell; two daughters, Karyn L. Owens and Leigh A. Caudill (Darin); five grandchildren, Brittany M. and Ryan T. Owens, Morgan R. Mercer and Zachary and Jacob Caudill; one great-granddaughter, Jessilynn L. Owens; brother, Forrest Lynn Powell (Jackie); sister, Chrystine Overcash (Charles); also several nieces and nephews.

Reception of friends and family will be 2-8 p.m. Monday at Kraft Funeral Service, 708 E. Spring St., New Albany. His funeral service will be noon Tuesday at the Kraft Spring St. Chapel with burial to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery in Louisville.

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Published in The Courier-Journal on Dec. 10, 2012
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