Lillian Powe

Published 2:41 pm Tuesday, November 12, 2019

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Mrs. Lillian H. Powe passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at Pontchartrain Living Center in Mandeville. She was a native and longtime resident of Bogalusa, where she was a member of Superior Avenue Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Huey F. Powe of Bogalusa; son, Gary G. Dillon (Rosanna Lois) of Bogalusa; and her grandchildren, Scott Brant (Kelly) of Bogalusa, Chrissy Ann Seawright of Bogalusa, and Shannon Dillon of Bogalusa. She is also survived by five great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Monroe and Mary Jane Hunt; her daughter, Brenda Gail Jenkins; her grandson, Lane Brant; and her siblings, George L. Hunt and Emma Lee Wallace.

Services celebrating her life were held at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home & Crematory on Friday, Nov. 15. Visitation began at 1 p.m. and continued until the service began at 2 p.m. The Rev. Clay Norwood officiated. Interment followed at Ponemah Cemetery in Bogalusa.

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