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James A. Powell Sr.

James A. Powell Sr., 75, Marengo, died Friday, July 9, 2010, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
Born Oct. 6, 1934, in Louisville, he was the son of the late William Powell Sr. and Monica Murphy.
He was a journeyman electrician and a member of IBEW Local No. 369.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill and Sonny Powell; three sisters, Catherine Duvall, Dorothy Baker and Jewell Dircksen; and a grandson, James Fentress Jr.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, the former Mary Frances Satterly; a son, James A. Powell Jr. of Dubois County; four daughters, Veronica Pierce of Radcliff, Ky., Frances Williams of Corydon, Debbie Powell of Marengo and Laura Mitchaner of Indianapolis; a sister, Tina Noble of Louisville; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Sunday, July 11, from 4 to 8 p.m. and Monday, July 12, after 10 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home in Milltown.
Funeral: Monday, July 12, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with interment in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Officiant: The Rev. Philo Jones.