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Obituary for William "Bill" Powell

Dallas - Mr. William O. "Bill" Powell, III, 78, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at Testa Family Hospice House in Kings Mountain.

Bill was born on December 5, 1943 a son of the late William O. Powell and Frances Harrelson Powell. He retired as a manager for an Insurance company.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Shirley Powell; a son, William Brian Powell and two brothers, Frank and Robert Powell.

Survivors include his wife of 21 years, LaVonne H. Powell of Shelby; a daughter-in-law Tammy Powell; of Lincolnton; two grandchildren, Nathan Powell and Hannah Powell; two great grandchildren, Isabella and Autumn Powell; two sisters, Patricia Powell McSwain of South Carolina and Peggy Lackey of Cary.

Visitation will be from 2:00PM to 2:45PM on Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00PM on Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jim McKee officiating.

Burial will be in City Memorial Cemetery in Cherryville.

Memorials may be made to Testa Family Hospice House, 321 Kings Mountain Blvd. Kings Mountain, NC 28086.

A guest register is available at

Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of Mr. Powell.