NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Entered into rest Wednesday, October 23, 2002, Mrs. Janie Ruth Powell, of National Healthcare, North Augusta. She was preceded in death by her husband Mr. Walker C. Powell. Survivors are her daughter, Libby Baker of Trenton; her son and daughter-in-law, Tony and Juanita Powell of Augusta; a sister, Edna Eubanks of Clearwater; and 13 grandchildren, Judy Baker, Shannon Arthur, Ernie Baker, Michael Powell, Lisa Day, Theresa Toole, Andy Powell, Ryan Powell, Mark Jones, Jack Jones, David Jones, Angela Chalker, and Patsy Mitchell; 18 great grandchildren; and six great great grandchildren. Mrs. Powell was born in Bullock County, to the late Will and Rosa Kaney Williams. She retired from Graniteville Company with 38 years of service. She was a member of Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church, Gloverville, where she was a member of the Altar Society and Chatter Box. The funeral mass will be conducted on Friday at 11 a.m. in Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church with Father John Lawler officiating. Interment in Sunset Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be Sam Toole, Ronnie Arthur, Milledge Day, Mark Jones, Butch Kaney and Penny Kaney. Hatcher Funeral Home, US Hwy., No. 1, Langley, S.C.
The Augusta Chronicle October 25, 2002