Archive for Sunday, July 30, 2000

Jeremy Powell

July 30, 2000


— Graveside services for Jeremy "Jake" Powell, 19, Overbrook, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Overbrook Cemetery.

Mr. Powell died Friday, July 28, 2000, near Ottawa as the result of a motorcycle accident.

He was born Jan. 23, 1981, in Mountain Home, Ark., the son of John R. and Joy L. (Snowden) Powell. His family returned to the Overbrook area about 1988.

Mr. Powell attended Santa Fe Trail High School near Overbrook and received his GED. He worked as a residential framing carpenter in the Johnson and Miami county areas.

Survivors include his parents, rural Overbrook; one brother, Joshua , Michigan Valley; one sister, Melissa Sueanne Powell, of the home; grandparents, John A. and Donna R. Powell, Vassar, and Jim Snowden, Florida; and a great-grandmother, Evelyn LaRue, Lawrence.

Friends may call from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Lamb-Roberts-Heise Funeral Home in Ottawa.

The family suggests memorials to the Jeremy "Jake" Powell Memorial Fund, which will be designated later by his family.

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