David Lee Powell

January 2, 1959 ~ March 16, 2020 (age 61)


David Lee Powell, 61, of Sophia went home unexpectedly to be with his Lord and Savior on March 16, 2020.

Visitation will be held at George Brothers Funeral Service in Greensboro from 6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday, March 18.  Funeral will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, March 19 at Sophia Baptist Church, Sophia with Pastors Bill Barnes and Bud Parrish officiating.  Burial will follow at Lakeview Memorial Park in Greensboro.

David was born in High Point to the late Gilbert & Helen Powell.  He was employed as a technician for Harris Teeter.  He was a hard working, dedicated and loving husband and dad who would do anything for his family.  David enjoyed camping with family and friends and taking his two dogs, Dixie and Doodles for golf cart rides.  He was a fun-loving person who was never at a loss for words to tell a good story to keep you laughing.

Left to cherish his memories are his wife of 41 years, Donna Gaulden Powell; daughter, Cheri Calhoun (Doug) and Summer Routh (Hunter); and granddaughters Caitlin and Emily Calhoun, whom he adored.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

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March 18, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
George Brothers Funeral Service
803 Greenhaven Drive
Greensboro, NC 27406

Funeral Service
March 19, 2020

2:00 PM
Sophia Baptist Church
4082 Millikan Rd.
Sophia, NC 27350

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