April 9, 1948 – August 26, 2010
John Franklin Powell, 62, of Huntsville, passed away Thursday.
John was a Vietnam veteran. He retired from the Army National Guard as a sergeant in April of 2008. John was born in Cincinnati, OH was a tremendous Notre Dame Football fan and he also enjoyed basketball.
He was preceded in death by father, John Powell, step son, Randy Holmes.
Surviving are mother, Jewell White of Liberty, KY, step daughter, Trena Browning of Toney, step son, Danny Holmes of Hillsboro, sister, Norma (John) Masterson of Phoenix, AR, sister, Betty Cross of Decatur, IL, sister, Kay Powell of Indianapolis, IN, brother, Phillip Powell of Indianapolis, IN, brother, Rick White of Indianapolis, IN, step grandchildren, Nathan and Jessica Holmes, several nieces and nephews
Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Sunday at 2:00 PM.
Interment will follow in the Twickenham Memory Gardens with military honors.