Ethel Mae Johnson Powell

Published 4:54 pm Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Funeral service for Ethel Mae Johnson Powell, 93, of Anniston, will be 10 a.m. Thursday, May 26, 2016, at Gray Brown-Service Mortuary with the Rev. Buddy Nelson, the Rev. Doug Powell, and Bishop Harold Kelley officiating.



Burial will follow at Highland Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday night.

Mrs. Powell passed away Sunday at Shelby Ridge Long Term.

Survivors include her daughter, Lynn Fridy (Tom); eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; sister Evelyn Lloyd (J.T.); sister-in-law Frances Powell; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Powell is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Gerald Powell; her sons Vincent Gerald Powell and John Danny Powell; and a number of brothers and sisters.

Pallbearers will be Thomas, Matthew, Benjamin and Jakob Fridy, Andy Faulk and Larry Lloyd. James Fridy will serve as an honorary pallbearer.

Mrs. Powell was a long-time member of First Baptist of Anniston. She enjoyed working at the church nursery and was a Luzier Cosmetics consultant for many years.

She was a loving mother and grandmother, and she will be missed.