Martha Powell, age 73, of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah, Kentucky. Mrs. Powell was a homemaker and a member of Caldwell Blue Spring Baptist Church in Caldwell County, Kentucky.
She is survived by two sons, Delbert Powell (Crystal) of Cerulean, Kentucky, and William Powell of Cadiz; two daughters, Patricia Carty of Westport, Indiana, and Teresa Vickery (Jeff) of Princeton, Kentucky; seven grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; one brother, Paul Johnson (Eleanor) of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; and one sister, Naomi Smith (Ray) of Springfield, Tennessee.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Maudie Love Johnson; husband, George Eugene Powell; one son, Everette Eugene Powell; one daughter, Ramona Nelson; one grandson, Michael David Pendley; two brothers, James Johnson and David Johnson; and one sister, Mary Nelson.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends after 4:00 PM on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The funeral service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc. at 11:00 AM Thursday, June 1, 2017, with the Reverend Don Pippin and Reverend Mark Faughn officiating. Burial will follow at Caldwell Blue Spring Baptist Church Cemetery in Caldwell County, Kentucky.
Memorial contributions can be made to Caldwell Blue Spring Baptist Church Cemetery, c/o Bobby Hyde, 6822 Princeton Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.