Lucille J. Powell was born July 8, 1915, at Morehouse and died Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2004, at her residence in Dexter.
She was a member of the Church of God. She had formerly owned and operated a boarding home for several years.
On Feb. 23, 1935, she was united in marriage to Hershel E. Powell, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 6, 1983.
Survivors include one son, Harold Powell from Poplar Bluff; three daughters, Rose Harper of O'Fallon, Carol Haga of Merced, Calif., and Marie Reep of Florence, S.C.; one sister, Evelyn Chandlers of St. Louis; 20 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, 2004, at White-Sanders Funeral Home in Fisk.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, 2004, at Dudley Cemetery with Rev. Gary Teel officiating.
Interment will follow at Dudley Cemetery.