Edna Saunders Powers

May 18, 1925 ~ January 8, 2020 (age 94)


Edna S. Powers, 94, of Blue Ridge, passed away January 8, 2020. She was married to her lifelong loving husband, Jack Powers for 75 years. Mr. Powers was deceased 5 weeks ago.
Edna worked at Halmode Apparel for 18 plus years. She loved gardening, working in her flowers, cooking, quilting and dressing her many dolls.
Edna was a faithful member of Shady Grove Baptist Church. She was the oldest lifelong member of Shady Grove Fire & Rescue Department where she worked in the kitchen.
Edna is survived by her loving son, Carl Powers and wife, Louise; loving daughters, Carolyn Simmons and husband, Garland, Connie Harman and friend Wayne Coppola; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
We appreciate all Carilion Clinic Hospice did while taking care of Edna. Also, her special daughter-in-law and caregiver, Louise Powers, and special nurse, Brandy.
The family will receive friends Friday, January 10, 2020 at Lotz Vinton Chapel from 4 to 6 p.m. A service will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Lotz Vinton Chapel. Interment will be at Shady Grove Baptist Cemetery.

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January 10, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Lotz Funeral Home Vinton
305 E. Washington Ave
Vinton, VA 24179

January 11, 2020

2:00 PM to TBD
Lotz Funeral Home Vinton
305 E. Washington Ave
Vinton, VA 24179


Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
1861 Jordantown Rd
Thaxton,, VA

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