Marjorie Nadine Powell was born on March 3, 1923 in Denoya, OK to John C. and Leona (Bennett) Nimmo.
Her parents moved to a farm near Charity, Missouri when she was ten years old. She attended grade school at Boyd Elementary and graduated from Charity High School in 1941.
Marjorie was united in marriage to Harold Gene “Doc” Powell on September 26, 1942. They shared fifty-three wonderful years together before the passing of her beloved husband.
She was a homemaker and was proud of her home and her three children, Susie, Larry, and Randy.
Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; and her two sisters, Phyllis Sharp and Helen Armstrong.
She is survived by her children, Susie & husband Ronnie Bradley of Buffalo, MO, Larry & wife Ann Powell of Republic, MO, and Randy & wife Lesa Powell of Buffalo, MO; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four brothers; one sister; and a very special brother-in-law, Buddy Armstrong of Brookline, MO. She will be greatly missed by a host of other family members and friends.
Funeral services were conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 10, 2020 at the Cantlon Otterness & Viets Funeral. Escorts were Buddy Bradley, Mark Powell, Scott Luchesse, Patrick Jasper, Jeff Allen, and Buddy Armstrong. Interment was in the Redtop Cemetery under the care and direction of the Cantlon Otterness & Viets Funeral Home of Buffalo.
Visitation was from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Sunday at the Funeral Home.
Donations may be made to the Red Top Cemetery Fund. Condolences and online register book entries may be left at www.cantlonotterness.com.