2011-05-19 / Obituaries


Rosha Chilon Powell, 19, died May 4, 2011. She was born Feb. 12, 1992 in Jackson to Nellie Powell and the late Shawn Norwood. She was a member of the Leroy High School graduating Class of 2011.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her mother, Nellie Powell of Jackson; two brothers, Laurence Powell of Jackson and Tyrell Mitchell of St. Stephens; three sisters, Sherryl Monique Powell of Jackson, Keionna Jackson of Walker Springs and LaShaundra Mitchell of St. Stephens; nephew, Kendrick Powell of Jackson; grandmothers, Cassie Powell of Wagarville and Carolyn ( Willie) Jenkins of Jackson; grandfather, Walter (Aubrey) Lang of Wagarville; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her grandfather, Ben Powell.

The service will be May 20 at 11 a.m. at Lewis Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Wagarville with Pastor Allen Ceasar Abston as the officiating minister. Burial will be in the Lewis Grove Cemetery in Wagarville. Jackson Memorial Funeral Home will direct.


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