George Elmo Powell, 74, of St. George, GA passed away February 5 in Macclenney, Fl. He was born in Glenwood, GA to the late Isaiah Lanier Powell and Ruby Pauline Crawford Powell. He was a member of the Hilliard Church of God.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his 2-Brothers: Earl Powell & Donald Powell.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years: Virginia Prevatt Powell; 2-Children: Lisa A. Powell & Kevin W. (Kylie) Powell; 3-Grandchildren: Zachary Powell, Alexas Powell & Mackenzie Powell; 2-Brothers: Rev. Larry Powell & Eugene Powell; 3-Sisters: Jeanette Walker, Betty Jo Bridges, Ruby Carey and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, February 9 at the Hilliard Church of God at 2:00 PM with Rev. Junior Morgan officiating. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in St. George Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, Georgia.