John Wheeler Powell

October 25, 1925 - March 16, 2022
Location Not Available
Wednesday 3/23, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

At the family residence.

Buncombe Street United Methodist Church
200 Buncombe Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Thursday 3/24, 1:00 pm
Springwood Cemetery
410 N Main Street
Greenville, South Carolina 29601
Thursday 3/24

John Wheeler Powell, 96, husband of Marian “Bunny” Powell, died peacefully in his own bed on March 15, 2022. Born in Greenville, SC, he was the son of the late John Wheeler and Bessie May Powell. A lifelong member of Buncombe Street United Methodist Church, he earned his Eagle Scout there and later served asContinue Reading

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Frank Titus left a message on March 30, 2022:
RIP John.
Patrick and Jeanne McGuire left a message on March 24, 2022:
Dear Ones, Our hearts, thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time. We think of you often, especially when we are in Litchfield. Do know that your family continues to hold a place in our hearts. Our memories shared with you, Mrs. Rebecca and Elizabeth are quite treasures. With much love, Jeanne
Maxine Sharp left a message on March 24, 2022:
Marian, Bunny and family, please know you are in my prayers. I’m so sorry I am out of town and not able to give you a hug. May God be with you and comfort you as only he can.
Ann & Cecil Powell left a message on March 23, 2022:
Our condolences to the family. Wheeler and I were acquainted through Rotary and business. He was a hail fellow well met - Cecil Powell
Bob Parker left a message on March 23, 2022:
To the entire Powell family, My heartfelt condolences and sympathies on the passing of Wheeler. I have fond memories of the stories he would tell and of the special times I went golfing with him and Sonny. Most of all I will always remember him as a true southern gentleman who loved his wife and family unconditionally. God bless you all, Bob Parker
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Mary T.. Overstreet left a message on March 23, 2022:
My sympathy to all the family. Wheeler will be missed at Mt. Lake.
Sheila McLawhorn Miller left a message on March 22, 2022:
To all the family of Wheeler Powell, my deepest sympathy. I knew Wheeler as the uncle of my good friend Elizabeth Pittman Dux. Elizabeth's mother Rebecca Powell Pittman was Wheeler's sister. I spent many a happy summer day at the Powell family home at Mountain Lake Colony, and Wheeler and his family often were there at the same time. I also remember that Wheeler and Bunny once took me and Elizabeth to dinner at the Poinsett Club when I was home visiting Elizabeth after the death of her mother Rebecca. I send my deepest condolences to Bunny and the girls. -- Sheila McLawhorn Miller
Judy and Hugh Pennell left a message on March 22, 2022:
To the family: We are so sorry to hear of the death of Mr. Powell . He was a faithful member of Buncombe St. church! Special thoughts go to Susan’s family! Judy and Hugh Pennell
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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