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Imogene Ruth PowellPassing: April 20, 2021


Liberty Baptist Church

Funeral Service

Friday, April 23rd @ 1:00 p.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday, April 22nd @ 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Liberty Baptist Cemetery

Friday, April 23rd

ORLEANS – Imogene Ruth Powell, 93, passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at StoneBridge Health Campus in Bedford.

Born October 15, 1927, in Martin County, she was the daughter of Joseph O. and Ruby C. (Bridges) Barlow.  She married George Robert “Bob” Powell April 17, 1948, and he preceded her in death August 13, 2013.

Imogene was a homemaker and a member of Liberty Baptist Church.

David Powell of Mitchell
Barry (Judy) Powell of Mitchell
Darryl (Molly) Powell of Mitchell
Michael (Deb) Powell of Mitchell
  8 grandchildren
15 great-grandchildren
  2 great-great grandchildren

Her parents; husband; and siblings, Dale Barlow, Robert Barlow, and JoAnnWalther, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m.  Friday, April 23, at Liberty Baptist Church with David Powell officiating.  Burial will be in Liberty Baptist Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Thursday at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center, and from noon until the service on Friday at the church.

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12 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Renae Flynn | Springville, IN
    Date: April 22, 2021
    I’m sure you already know what a priceless treasure Miss Imogene was to your family and I just want to say thank you for sharing that treasure with us. She truly took a big piece of our heart and joy with her in her passing. We are all sorry for your loss. Renae-(Stonebridge)
  2. Guest: Michelle Elkins | Brownstown, IN
    Date: April 21, 2021
    Powell Family, Thank you for the honor and privilege of caring for your mother. Imogen held a special place in our hearts and always will. We will surely miss her spunk and fire. God Bless You All, Michelle Elkins, Stonebridge
  3. Guest: Gary & Nelsa King | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: April 21, 2021
    So deeply sorry, to hear of the passing of Imogene, she was a sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you all.
  4. Guest: Steve & Beth Robertson | Milton, Florida
    Date: April 21, 2021
    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family,
  5. Guest: Shirley Wagner | Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 21, 2021
    Darryl,Molly, Barry& Judy So sorry to hear about your mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Shirley & Jerry Wagner
  6. Guest: Jo Crane | Mitchell
    Date: April 21, 2021
    I m so sorry. Aunt Imgene was a very special lady. Will be miss. Family will be in our pray.
  7. Guest: Brian & Terri Scott | Mitchell, In
    Date: April 21, 2021
    Sorry for the families loss. Mike and the family will be in our thoughts.
  8. Guest: Jan Grissom | Lafayette, Louisiana
    Date: April 21, 2021
    Darryl so sorry for your family’s loss. Sending prayers for all.
  9. Guest: Randy Bugh | Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 21, 2021
    My condolences to the family and your loss.
  10. Guest: Cathy (Johnson) Wilcoxen | Springfield, MO
    Date: April 21, 2021
    So sorry for your loss. Csthy, Charlie & Kenny Johnson.
  11. Guest: Pat Rasnic | Indianapolis, Indiana
    Date: April 21, 2021
    Barry, Judy and family: You are in my thoughts and prayers!
  12. Guest: Pam Harper | springville
    Date: April 20, 2021
    Thoughts and prayers are with her family . Imogene was sure a special lady❤ she sure will be missed❤ fly high sweet Imogene❤our loss is heaven's gain.❤