Robert Mack Powers, age 84, husband for 50 years to Hazel Louise Terrell Powers, of Lawrenceburg, died Friday, October 11, 2019 at his sons residence in Harrodsburg.
Mr. Powers was born in Jacksonville, Florida to the late Herbert Walter and Doris Laverne Plummer Powers. He served in the U.S. Air Force during WWII; a member and deacon of Ballard Baptist Church; and a welder for Kuhlman Electric where he retired after 36 years.
Along with his wife he is survived by a daughter, Debra Lynn (Don) French; two sons, Paul (Darlene) Dedman, Harrodsburg, and Jerry (Vickie) Dedman, Lawrenceburg; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was proceded in death by a daughter, Kim Powers; sister, Doris Ann Sanderson; brother, Jack Herbert Powers.
Funeral service with full military honors will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Gash Memorial Chapel with Bro. Jerry Montgomery and Bro. Jerry Dedman officiating. Burial will follow in Highview Cemetery. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Monday and prior to services on Tuesday.
Pall bearers will be James Harris, Robby Hatter, Casey Hatter, Sean Perry, Steve Driskell, and Marty McMichael. Honorary bearers will be Jim Wells, Doug McAnly, and Danny Crouch.
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