Roy Winford Powell, Sr.
Roy Winford Powell, Sr., age 80, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital in Nashville, TN.
He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN, owner of Roy Powell Trucking, former Lawrence County Sherriff, and former Street Commissioner. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceburg and Mimosa Masonic Lodge #542 where he was a Master Mason.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Millard and Irene Beckham Powell; and two sisters: Rebecca Dunkin Gray and Audrey Luffman.
He is survived by his wife: Earlene Jeanette Powell of Lawrenceburg, TN; two sons: Michael R. Powell and Roy Powell, Jr. (Karen) both of Lawrenceburg, TN; two granddaughters: Jill Powell Moore (Brice) of Five Points, TN and Lindsay Powell of Lawrenceburg, TN; beloved dog: Sadie; several nieces and nephews; and special friend: Melinda Goolsby.
Funeral services for Roy Winford Powell, Sr., were conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 20, 2019 followed by a Masonic service. Burial was at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Neal Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Condolences may be sent by way of: www.nealfuneralhome.net.