Margarette Guinevere Powell, 76, died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, surrounded by her loving family, after a lengthy illness.
She was born May 17, 1937, in Harold, Ky., to John and Laura (Roberts) Martin. She married John Leigh Powell Dec. 19, 1953, at First Missionary Church, Clyde.
She is survived by her husband, John; daughter, Vera "Lynne" (Bill) Meyer of Clyde; son, William "Bill" (Glenna) Powell of Bellevue; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Bonnie Rice of Berea, Ky.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; six siblings, William L. Martin, Dewey Martin, Bobby Joe Martin, Hallard Martin, Gilva Reynolds and Edna Newsome; and in-laws, J. Corvell Powell, Lyman Powell, Howard Powell, Thelma Chasteen, Lona Woodall and Nancy Rice.
Visitation will be 2-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Clyde.
Her funeral will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. Rodney Shaull officiating. Burial will be at McPherson Cemetery, Clyde.
Memorials may be made to Memorial Hospice.