2018-05-23 / Obituaries

Debra Fletcher Powell

Debra Fletcher Powell, 62, formerly of 164 Latoma Drive, died Sunday, May 20, 2018. Born in Durham County, she was the daughter of Dan Ward Fletcher and Betty Lee Stancil, who survive. Mrs. Powell was the owner of Person to Person Insurance.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Gary Powell of the home; four children, Forrest Steele (Jennifer Daniel) of Durham, Jodie Edwards (Butch) of Henderson, Tasha Dyer (Scott) and Desirae Martin (Daniel), both of South Boston, Virginia; stepfather, AJ Stancil; one brother, Ricky Woodrow Fletcher (Mary Anne) of Hillsborough; two stepbrothers, Barry Hargis and Mike Stancil, both of Durham; one stepsister, Kimberly James of Greenville; eight grandchildren, Chase Edwards, Chesney Edwards, Cullen Edwards, Kennedy Dyer, Karlye Dyer, Kassidy Dyer, Jaylen E. Wells and BJ Edwards.

Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Brooks & White Chapel and other times at the home.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, May 24, 2018 at the Antioch Baptist Church with the Dr. M. David Chambers, the Rev. Billy Edwards, and the Rev. Stuart Aycock officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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