Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Nevia Powers (May 2, 2012)

Nevia Powers, age 82, of Greenville, OH, passed away on Wednesday May 2, 2012 at Rest Haven Nursing Home. She was born on April 14, 1930, in Duff, TN, to Bill and Betsy (Marlow) Mazingo.

She was married to Ottis Powers on September 16, 1948, who preceded her is death. In addition to her parents, and husband, she was preceded in death by daughter, Tina Fay Powers; sisters Willie Joe Isabell, Betty Lou Goins, and Mary Opal Huddleston.

Nevia is survived by her daughters, Angie (James) Barnes of Greenville, OH, and Rhonda (Dewey) Strunk of LeHigh Acres, FL; two granddaughters, Samantha and Charity Barnes of Greenville, OH; one grandson, Benjamin (Terri) Strunk of Fort Myers, FL; one great grandson, Benjamin Strunk III; two step granddaughters, one step grandson, six step great granddaughters, two step great grandsons, two step great great granddaughters; sister in law, Annie Powers of Wilmington, OH.

She was an active member of the Hickory Grove United Baptist Church until she had to go to Rest Haven.

There will be a service held on Saturday May 5, 2012 at 2:00 PM at Hickory Grove United Baptist Church, 6800 Hogpath Rd., Greenville, Ohio, with Elder Fred Baker officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Ft. Jefferson, Ohio. Family will receive friends on Friday, May 4, 2012 from 5-8 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, as well as from 1-2 PM at church on Saturday.

It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the Hickory Grove United Baptist Church. Condolences for the family may be expressed through