George Jefferson Powell

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George Jefferson Powell

April 12, 1949 - November 05, 2018

George Jefferson Powell George Jefferson Powell Jr., 69 of Charlestown, IN passed away on Monday November 5, 2018 at Norton Hospital in Louisville, KY.
He was born on April 12, 1949 in Cairo, IL to George and Gladys Montgomery Powell. George retired from the United States Air Force after 20 years of service, and retired as a Dispatcher from the U.S. Census Bureau in Jeffersonville, IN. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 335 and the V.F.W. Post 1427.
George was preceded in death by his first wife, Theo Powell, his second wife, Annette Powell, his parents and a sister Debra Miller.
Survivors include his brother, Jerry Powell of Prospect, KY; sisters, Pat Stivers of Marysville, IN and Janet Haworth of Jeffersonville.
Life Celebration services will be held at 1 pm on Friday November 9, 2018 at Grayson Funeral Home with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday and after 9 a.m .on Friday.
Published on November 5, 2018
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Thursday November 08, 2018

2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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893 High Street, Charlestown, IN, USA

Visitation

Friday November 09, 2018

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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893 High Street, Charlestown, IN, USA

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Friday November 09, 2018

1:00 PM

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893 High Street, Charlestown, IN, USA

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Beth Ann May
Nov 06, 2018
I enjoyed working with you at the Bureau. We had a standing joke that I was coming to rifle your drawers. You always had a stash of candy cupcakes etc. Thank you for your gift of friendship. Meet me on the other side preferably with chocolate cupcakes. 🌹
Mike Benedict
Nov 05, 2018
Very Remarkable Man, who I had the pleasure of working with , and enjoyed some good times after work with fellow workers..He will be Missed by Many. RIP,, Ole Buddy, You were a real Inspiration for me and Others
Michael Benedict
Nov 05, 2018
Jerry, so sad of George's passing, Remarkable Man, always enjoyed working with him, will be missed by many...Prayers and Thoughts for your family
Mike Benedict
Nov 05, 2018
Very Remarkable Man, who I had the pleasure of working with , and enjoyed some good times after work with fellow workers..He will be Missed by Many. RIP,, Ole Buddy, You were a real Inspiration for me and Others
Julie Wilson
Nov 05, 2018
Happy memories and stories from George at the Census Bureau!!! Very sweet man, you are going to be missed!!!
Susan Bays
Nov 05, 2018
Pat, I'm so sorry for your loss.I worked with George at the Bureau. He was a very nice person. Prayers for you and your family