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VIEWING: Friday, January 19, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

SERVICE: Saturday, January 20, 2018
Time:     12:00 pm at Good Hope Baptist Church 478 Alvis Rd., Blackridge, VA 23916 Rev. Steven Jones, Pastor

INTERMENT: Church Cemetery


MR. ALGIE SMITH POWELL
, son of the late George and Rosa House Powell was born May 29, 1934 in Mecklenburg County, VA and transitioned on January 13, 2018 in VCU-Community Memorial Hospital, South Hill, VA.  He was also preceded in death by his brothers- Robert Powell, George Powell (his wife, Mary) and sister-Irelene Pope of Portsmouth, VA.

At an early age he joined Good Hope Baptist Church.  He attended the Mecklenburg County Public Schools.

As an adult he did agriculture work on the farm with his family.  His parents were a big influence on his life.  Algie enjoyed going to the Hazelwood House Adult Day Care Center, South Hill, VA with his friends.  He enjoyed painting, talking with friends, and watching his favorite shows on TV.  When at home he enjoyed sitting on the porch outside adoring the weather.

Algie leaves to mourn one sister- Safronia Lambert of Bronx, NY; five nieces- devoted, Linda W. Powell, who was his caregiver and provider for 17 years; eight nephews, and a host of cousins and friends.

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  • Wednesday, January 17, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Feggins FH
  • Thursday, January 18, 2018
    I am so sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. There is a very comforting scripture found at Isaiah 25:8. It says that soon Jehovah will swallow up death forever and that he will wipe away all of the tears. So we can look forward to a time when death will be done away with forever. I hope that this scripture can bring some comfort during this time.
    ~ Kayla P
  • Saturday, January 20, 2018
    To the family of the Powell we was sorry to hear about your lost. Trust in God he will make a way. You have our deepest sympathy Sarah Helms & Family!um
    ~ reva helms   south hill, VA
  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018
    Safronia, we're sorry to hear about the loss of your dear brother. May you find strength from the words of Psalms 46:1 which reads: "God is our refuge and strength, A help that is readily found in times of distress." What a loving God who cares about each one of us. He didn't intend for us to grow old and die. He thus has made the SURE promise of a resurrection right here on earth when it is restored to a beautiful paradise (Psalms 37:9-11, 29; Acts 24:15; Isaiah 55;11). Can you see yourself welcoming back to life your loved ones? What a joy it will bring all of us. You can go online to JW.ORG and find out more about this resurrection.
    ~ R&R Lopez