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Donald Govar Powell

Tuesday, December 21, 2004

Donald Govar Powell, 66, of Williford died Oct. 21, 2004, at his home.

Born in Hardy, he was the son of Robert and Birtha Powell. He was a retired operation engineer for pipeline construction, and a member of the Ravenden Masonic Lodge.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law -- Ellen and W.L. "Hoot" Woolard of Mammoth Spring, and Diane and Shawn Polston of Little Rock; three sisters -- Rheba Powell Treat of Boston, Rheita Powella Pratt of Williford, and Narene Powell Parker of Ash Flat; a granddaughter, Beth Herron; three grandsons -- Austin Smith, Kyle Welch and Zachary Smith; and a great-granddaughter, Shelby Lynn Smith.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Stephen Smith.

The funeral was Oct. 23 at Heath Oak Hill Chapel with Floyd Rikard officiating. Burial was in Bradford Cemetery in Bradford.

Memorials may be sent to the Masonic Lodge.