Allie Leola's Story
Allie Leola "Blue Eyes" Powers, 66 of the Thompson Valley community of Tazewell, VA died Sunday, October 22, 2017 at her home.
Born March 9, 1951 in Tazewell County, VA she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Oria Mae Shepard Brown. She was the rock of her family and a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister. She was an amazing lady and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Marie Herald, Nellie Herald, and Helen Hagy; brother, Frankie Brown; and an infant brother, William Brown.
She is survived by one son, Gary Powers and wife, Heather of Thompson Valley, VA; daughters, Nellie Holliday and husband, Gary of Newport, NC and Penny Wright and husband, James of Thompson Valley, VA; brother, Clarence Brown and wife, Sherrie of Thompson Valley, VA; sisters, Ada Sizemore of Salem, VA, Martha Brown and Patricia Lane and husband, Curtis all of Thompson Valley, VA; grandchildren, Derek Smith and wife, Bethany, Samantha Malay and husband, Malachi, Brittany Wright, Bethany Wright, John Powers, Brandon Wright, and Izabella Powers; great grandson, Dalton Smith.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 PM Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Peery & St.Clair Funeral Home in Tazewell, VA where funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM with the Reverend Dennis McLemore officiating. Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Tazewell, VA. Pallbearers are Gary Powers, Gary Holliday, Aaron Brown, James Wright, Curtis Lane, and Robbie Brown.
Online condolences may be sent to www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com
Published on October 23, 2017