Frances Dixie Powell, age 68, of Gray, TN went to be with the Lord, Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Holston Valley Medical Center.
Born in Pennington Gap, Virginia she was a lifelong resident of this area. She was a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church. She retired in 2005 as a supervisor from the Citi Group after 23 years of service. She loved life and lived it to the fullest with a great love for her family, grandchildren and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, William Bill Winters and Frances Ada Hamilton Winters; brothers, Harry Lee Winters and Ken Winters; sisters, Helen, Louise, Bernice and Christine.
Survivors include her loving husband of 44 years, Larry Powell; sons, William Keith Powell and wife Ekaterina Powell of Jonesborough, TN and Gregory Jason Powell of Gray, TN; daughter, Frances Jane Polk and husband Jim of Johnson City, TN; grandchildren, Ariana, Brooke, William and Brandy Powell, Greg and Kelly Bouton, JT and Felicity Polk; great-grandchildren, Kyler, Scottie, Emiley, Addyson and Alysia Bouton; several nieces, nephews and cousins; a host of friends; very very special friends, Carolyn and Dee Slagle, Pat Friday and Gay McDavid.
The family of Frances Dixie Powell will receive friends Thursday, December 26, 2013 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Tri-Cities Funeral Home in Blountville, TN. Committal services will be held inside the funeral home at 1:00 pm on Friday, December 27, 2013. Burial to follow in Tri-Cities Memory Gardens.
Tri-Cities Funeral Home & Memory Gardens are honored to serve the Powell Family. For more information or to post an online condolence, please visit our website at tcfuneral.com