SYLVESTER -- Miss Linda Ann Powell, 68, of Sylvester died Monday Sunday 4, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday August 7, 2013 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in the Providence Cemetery with Rev. Charles McCardle officiating.

Miss Powell was born on February 21, 1945 in Brooks County to the late David Harvard and Elizabeth Etheleen Hancock Powell. She had lived in Sylvester for the past 8 years having lived in Atlanta for the past 30 years. Miss. Powell was formerly employed with Piccadilly Cafeteria and enjoyed working with arts and crafts and was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include her sisters, Betty Harris (J.C.) of Sycamore; Laverne Marchant (Harmon) of Tifton; Harriett Avery (Michael) of Sycamore; her brothers, M. C. Powell (Jewellean) of Sylvester; Charles Powell (Mary) of Sylvester; Jack Powell (Linda) of Sylvester; Wayne Powell (Patsy) of Sylvester; Alvin Powell (Shirley) of Sylvester; Dale Powell (Amy) of Worth County; her special friend Larry Ledbetter and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home.

Banks Funeral Home in Sylvester is in charge of arrangements.

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