The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

October 26, 2012

Timothy Powers

The News Courier

— The funeral for Timothy Keith Powers, 46, of Morgan County will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at McConnell Funeral Home with Ray Duvall officiating. Burial will be in Limestone Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 5 to 9 tonight at the funeral home.

Mr. Powers died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at Decatur General Hospital. He was born July 4, 1966, in Limestone County to Maxsell Powers and Jarral Dean Thornton Powers.

He was raised in the Coffee Pot community and attended Johnson Junior High School, Ardmore High School, and graduated from Clements High School in 1985. He was employed by Monsanto (Solutia, Ascend) in Decatur, working in performance materials.

He was preceded death by his parents.

Survivors include his best friend, Michelle Thornton, who took care of him for 18 months. This is a quotation from Tim: “I could have never made it this far without Michelle.” He is also survived by two daughters, Kelsey Powers and Harley Powers; one granddaughter, Adelynne “Little Bit” Powers; two sisters, Debra Powers and Kim Powers; four nephews and one niece; his stepmother, Frances Mansell and husband Cliff; stepbrother, Shawn Alvarez and family; stepsister, Angie Alvarez Trent and family.

Pallbearers will be Dudley Sharp, Terry Rolin, Randy Powers, Jeff Powers, Donnie Gibson and Steve Powers.