Community Living | Coupon | Police Scanner | E-News Signup | Archives | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Have a HOT TIP? Call 704-276-6587 Or E-mail us At LH@LincolnHerald.net
Advanced Search
Lincoln Herald | Lincolnton, NC


home : obituaries : obituaries September 19, 2020

5/14/2020 5:02:00 PM
Damon Weldon Powell
August 19, 1927 - May 14, 2020

LINCOLNTON, N.C. - Damon Weldon Powell, age 92, of the Northbrook Community passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Atrium Health Lincolnton.

He was born August 19, 1927 in Lincoln County to the late Arcie Miller and Pearl Houser Powell. Damon was a veteran of both the United States Army and the United States Merchant Marines. He was also a member of Bess Chapel United Methodist Church where he was always active for over 40 years. He was a former Sunday School Superintendent, he assisted with keeping the water monitored, and kept the signage updated for the church. He was always willing to serve where he was needed. Damon retired after 38 years of driving from Carolina Freight. He was a member of the Fallston Masonic Lodge #356 A.F. & A.M. and an honorary member of several local lodges. He served as Past Master of the Lodge and received his Tyler of Distinction for being in the Lodge over 50 years. Damon was a former volunteer fireman and founding member of Northbrook Fire Department. He enjoyed fishing and traveling, which included long trips out west and up the east coast. Damon always had a story to tell and was respected by those who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his devoted wife, Betty Hoyle Powell; siblings, Patrick Powell, Martha P. Beam, and Frances Digh.

Survivors include his children, Michele Tallent and husband Perry, and Mark Powell and wife Cindy; sister, Jammie Lee Dawson; grandchildren, Lesley Crawford, Ben Powell and wife, Lindsay, Lily Tallent, and Heather Chapman and husband Dustin; great-grandchildren Zion Crawford, Lynsi Crawford, and Jordan Chapman; great-great-grandchildren, Pryseis, Malachi, and Evelyn Crawford; special caregiver and family friend, Ms. Doey Byers; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mr. Powell will lie-in-state on Saturday, May 16, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services.

A private graveside service will be held at Bess Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Bess Chapel United Methodist Church, Cemetery Fund, c/o Linda Towery, 2357 Bess Chapel Ch. Rd., Cherryville, NC 28021.

Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net.

Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services of Cherryville, N.C. is serving the Powell family.



1 - Court Street Grill 300

Have Us E-mail You The Latest News
Click Here

LincolnHerald.net

Your #1 Local Source for News, Sports, Opinion, Obituaries, Religion, Classifieds, Events, Photos, Community, Coupons, and more!

Serving Lincoln, Catawba, Gaston and Cleveland counties including the areas of Lincolnton, Denver, Maiden, Stanley, Alexis, Vale, Crouse, Iron Station, High Shoals and Cherryville.

Not a newspaper, not a magazine, we’re online – on your computer at home or work, on your smartphone… with news and more 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year including holidays.

To Make Sure You Always
Get The Latest Updates,
If You Haven’t Already:

Like Our Facebook Page and
Click On SEE FIRST at
LincolnHerald.net

Also Follow Us On Twitter 
@LincolnHerald20




1 - First Federal standard ad 550




Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


































HomeNewsState NewsReligionOpinionSportsObituariesExtrasCommunityClassifiedsSubmitLife

Terms and Use | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Site Design and Content
Copyright Lincoln Herald, LLC 2011-2019

 


Software © 1998-2020 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved