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“So sorry to hear about Kenny's passing. He was a few years older than I was, so I don't remember much about him, but I sure remember his parents and...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Carolyn Mayes Nabours - Hartford, KY

“Wanda, I am in Florida on sorry for your loss. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Jim Stevens - Owensboro, KY

“So sorry to hear of your loss . ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Kevin Chancellor - Gulf Breeze, FL

“Wanda and family, So sorry for your loss. May the love of Christ comfort you in this difficult time and bring you peace. I cherish those memories...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Shelby Everly - Central City, KY

“I wish I could be there for you, I am sorry I Can't. Love you Always Kerry & Teresa ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Kerry &Teresa Powell - IN

“So sorry for your loss. Ken was a such a nice man and I always enjoyed his and Wanda's visits to Chicago. I still have a photo of Ken and a fish...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Giselle Pellikan - Denver, CO

“Wanda and family..May you each always look back on those memories of Kenneth in the good times..I have many fond memories of being with your family....Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Sandra Whitworth - Central City, KY

“Wanda, you and the family are in my thoughts and prayers. I'm so sorry for your lose. Kenneth was a wonderful Christian man. He is at peace with...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Stacey Stevens - Lexington, KY

“My deepest Sympathy to Wanda and all of the Family. I have many good memories with Kenneth and Wanda. Many good times at Jordan Baptist Church. God...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Brenda (Smith) McFadden - IN

“So sorry for your loss of a fine man remembering him from Cleaton may God comfort all of you as only he can. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Cookie Piper - KY - friend

“You have my deepest sympathy. I'm gonna miss Uncle Ken. I will always think of him on "our' birthday. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Lisa Culver - Crown Point, IN

“Space would not allow me to write down all the special memories our families have shared together. We certainly feel a closenss to this family and...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Bro. Roger W. Taylor - Morgantown, KY

“Just wanted to offer condolences. Will always remember Kenneth with fond memories. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Theresa (Sapp) Creager - KY

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OWENSBORO - Kenneth E. Powell, 82, of Owensboro, died Friday, February 8, 2013 at 3:45AM at Owensboro Medical Health System. Mr. Powell was born June 15, 1930 in Cleaton. He worked in Plant Operations at Kentucky Utilities, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a member of Hall Street Baptist Church, where he was a very active member. He was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Lena Powell; brothers William "Buddy" Powell and Junior Ray Powell, and sister Sybil Walls.

Survivors include his wife, Wanda Bobbitt Powell; sons Kevin (Alma) Powell of Chicago and Keenan Powell of Owensboro; daughter Cheryl Powell of Chicago; granddaughter Jessie Powell of Chicago; and sister Jo Williams of Clarksville, TN.

Funeral services will be Monday, February 11, 2013 at 11:30AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Jim Nelson officiating. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 4-7PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at