Robert Lee


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Robert Lee Powell

Apr 01 1942 - Jun 08 2009

Robert Lee Powell was born on April 1, 1942 to the late Allen Powell, Sr. and the late Bernice Powell of Liberty, Mississippi. He graduated from Liberty Rosenwale High School in Liberty, Mississippi. Robert married Lizzie Mae Sims on December 28, 1965 and this union was blessed with three children. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Lizzie Mae Powell of The Colony, Texas; sons, James Powell and Mark Powell both of Fort Worth, Texas; daughter, Cynthia Miles of Little Elm, Texas; brothers, Jimmie Lee Powell of Wappingers Falls, New York, Allen Powell, Jr. (Rose) of Wichita Falls, Texas; sisters, Lizzie O'Neal Jones of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Joyce Powell of Crossroads, Texas, Linda Kaye Holmes (Booker) of Hattiesburg, Mississippi; very special cousin, Eloise P. Wilson; eleven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; a host of nieces and nephews; other relatives and a host of friends. The family will receive friends during a Visitation to be held from 6-8 PM at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Frisco on Friday, June 12, 2009. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, June 13, 2009 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehova's Witnesses, 1912 Hedgecoxe, Plano, Texas 75025 with D'andre Sanders acting as Officiant. Interment will follow at Ridgeview West Memorial Park in Frisco, Texas. "But God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave, for He shall receive me." Psalms 49:15
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