Doil Ray "Shorty" Powell
was described as 115 pounds, 5 feet, 5 inches, lt. brown hair, blue eyes. Doil was born at Auburn, Logan Co., Kentucky
, on 31 August 1923. He was the son of Virgil Orville Powell
and Tempie Lee Bumpus
. Doil Ray "Shorty" Powell died on 8 May 2005 at Bowling Green, Warren Co., Kentucky
, at age 81. He was New Tag Obituary from the 10 May 2005 Bowling Green Daily News:
"Doil R. Powell
Tuesday, May 10, 2005
Doil Ray "Shorty" Powell, 81, of Alvaton died at 7:21 p.m. May 8, 2005, at Greenview Regional Hospital.
The Logan County native was a retired heavy equipment operator from the Warren County Road Department, a retired farmer and a member of Friendship Community Church. He was a son of the late Virgil Orvil Powell and Tempie Bumpus Powell. He was preceded in death by a sister, Virgil Sanson; a twin sister, Dorothy Hall; and two brothers, Lawrence Powell and John William Powell.
Funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at J.C. Kirby & Son Funeral Home, Lovers Lane chapel, with burial in Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m today at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 90807, Louisville, KY 40209-0067.
Survivors include his wife, Judith Dellinger Powell; two sons, Jerry Powell and his wife Elizabeth, and Jimmy Powell, all of Bowling Green; a granddaughter, Amber Powell; a grandson, Dustin Powell; and several nieces and nephews." On 10 May 2005 at Bowling Green, Warren Co., Kentucky
. He was buried on 11 May 2005 at Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery, Warren Co., Kentucky