Juanita Fern Powell, 81, of Waverly, Ohio, formerly of Ashland, died Sunday, April 9, 2017, in Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
She was born Jan. 27, 1936, in Pikeville, the daughter of the late Willard R. and Fay Brown VanHoose. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded by her husband, Homer Keith Powell.
She was a retired dental hygienist and a former member of Unity Baptist Church.
She is survived by a daughter, Alana Amy Henderson (Lyle) of Waverly; two sons, Gregory Keith Powell (Glenda) of Corbin, and Jeffrey Lee Powell (Alena) of Chicago, Ill.; and four grandchildren, Stephanie Christine Powell, David Lee Powell, Robert Keith Powell and Madeline Elisabeth Henderson.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 14, 2017, at Miller Funeral Home in Ashland with the Rev. Mike Rice officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at mfhfuneralhome.com.
Published on  April 11, 2017