Wade Harrison Powell, 92, of Gwynn’s Island, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Aubrey and Dot Powell; a daughter, Teresa Powell, and a sister, Pat Brown.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Mary Ellen Powell; a daughter, Lynne Davenport (Joe); a grandson, Sean Powell, and a brother, Grady Powell (Nancy).
A private funeral service will be held. Faulkner Funeral Homes, Foster-Faulkner Chapel, Mathews, is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Gwynn’s Island Baptist Church, c/o Building Fund, P.O. Box 26, Gwynn, Va. 23066, Gwynn’s Island Civic League, P.O. Box 313, Gwynn, Va. 23066 or to Cornerstone Fellowship Church, P.O. Box 126, Cobbs Creek, Va. 23035.