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Donald ‘Donnie’ James Powell
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Donald “Donnie” James Powell, 63, of Clayton, husband of Norma Susan Tilson Powell, passed away Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at his residence.

He was born in Westminster, S.C., to the late David and Edna Moore Powell. He was the former owner of Powell’s Produce. Mr. Powell was a hardworking father, was of the Baptist faith and a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Phil Powell.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, include: two sons, John and D.J. Powell, both of Clayton; a daughter, Kim Powell of Walhalla, S.C.; a stepson, Tony Parks of Seneca, S.C.; two stepdaughters, Felica Flowers and husband Jay of Blue Ridge and Lola Ledford and husband Ronnie of Gainesville; a brother, Tommy Powell and wife Wanda of Westminster; and three grandchildren, Steven, Fay and Rowland Rochester.

Funeral services were held Jan. 4 at Sandifer Funeral Home in Westminster. Burial followed at Heritage Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made c/o Sandifer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 69, Westminster, SC 29693. An online guestbook is available at

The Clayton Tribune, Jan. 12, 2012