Mr. James Daniel Powell, age 63, of Shelbyville passed away on Friday, May 25, 2012 at Heritage Medical Center.
He was a native of Dallas, Texas and served in the United States Army. He was the son of Daniel Carver Powell of Texas and LaVern Chenault who survives him. He was married to Nancy Powell of Shelbyville, who also survives him.
Other survivors include his children: Kimberly Susan Price and her husband Greg of Easton, Maryland, Jennifer Lee Brignac and her husband D.J. of Smyrna, Tennessee, Christopher Daniel McCloskey and his wife Jenine of Chaddsford, PA. He is survived by his stepchildren: Holly Frazier of Dowelltown, TN. Erin Gibson of Dowelltown, TN., Ronnie Ray Presley, Linda D. Nelson, John Lee Presley and Ricka Mechelle Stewart, all of Shelbyville. Mr. Powell is also survived by four siblings: Dee Ann Powell, Donna Crow, Robbie Rex Powell and Margette Liscum - West. He is survived by 10 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Chenault, and one grandchild, Tiffany Amber Price, in 1992.
Per his wishes, Mr. Powell will be cremated. Visitation with the family will be on Friday, June 1, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Gowen-Smith Funeral Chapel in Shelbyville with a memorial service immediately following.