- Last Updated on 07:50 AM 07/15/13
Brenda Bates Powell of 1081 Copley Springs Road, South Boston died July 11, 2013 at the age of 65 at The Woodview.
She was born Feb. 9, 1948 in Charlotte County.
Mrs. Powell was a babysitter and attended Glenwood United Methodist Church.
She was survived by her husband, Ernest Powell, of South Boston; one son, Jamie Powell, and wife Rebecca of South Boston; one daughter, Brittany Powell, of Roxboro, N.C.; one sister, Diane Austin, and husband Harry of Scottsburg; one brother, Ken Bates, and wife Betty of Cumberland; one grandchild, Makayla Powell.
Mrs. Powell was preceded in death by her parents, Frank Bates and Mary Jones Bates; one sister, Laline Adkins; and one brother, Addison Bates.
Visitation for Mrs. Powell was held Saturday, July 13, 2013, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Glenwood United Methodist Church and at other times at the home, 1081 Copley Springs Road, South Boston.
Funeral services for Mrs. Powell were held Saturday, July 13, 2013, at 3 p.m. at Glenwood United Methodist Church with the Rev. Larry Davis officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family requests that those wishing to give memorials to consider the Glenwood United Methodist Church cemetery fund.
Online condolences may be made at www.brooksfhinc.com