Born 1-27-1929 - Died 6-3-2002
Coy Douglas Powell, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died Friday, May 31, 2002, at Batesville, Ark. He was born July 5, 1928, in Oklahoma, son of the late Florence Naomi Rambo and Sylvester V. Powell. He was a member of Union Hill Community Church.Survivors include four sons, Billy Powell of Waveland, Miss., Coy Don Powell of Hardy, Lonnie Powell and Ronnie Powell both of Bauxite, Ark.; two daughters, Barbara Byers of Mammoth Spring, and Betty Dawson of Salem; two sisters, Reba Mullins and Beatrice Murphy both of Mammoth Spring; 23 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.Services were Saturday, June 8, 2002, at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Carl Faulkner officiating. Burial was in the Field Creek Cemetery in Mammoth Spring with arrangements under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Hardy.