February 2, 2016
Date of Service: February 6, 2016
Interment Location: Garden of Prayer
Betty Jean Campbell Powell, 82, Elizabethton, passed away Tuesday, February 2, 2016 in the ER, Sycamore Shoals Hospital. A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Roy & Fina Simerly Campbell. She was a graduate of Elizabethton High School. She was retired from American Air Filter. Betty was a member of East Side Christian Church. She loved to read and watch her grandchildren in their sports activities. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters: Merrill Vines and Barbara Sorah.
Survivors include her husband: Dave Powell. A son & daughter-in-law: Lynn & Paula Powell, Elizabethton. Two Grandsons: David & Dustin Powell. Three Great Grandchildren: Hallie, Raven and Brayden. Several nieces & nephews. Her special friends: Shirley Jeffers, Karen Dugger and Bob Williams.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Friday, February 5, 2016 in Memorial Funeral Chapel with Mr. Randle Johnson, Minister officiating. Graveside Service and Interment will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 6, 2016 in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the Staff of Life Care Center and the Staff of the ER, Sycamore Shoals Hospital. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday in the funeral home. Friends may also visit with the family at her residence. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 12:20 p.m. Saturday to go to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Powell family.