Joyce Kay Willis Powell, age 76, widow of the late Amos Powell, passed away Tuesday Jan. 29, 2019 at Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, Ky. Mrs. Powell was born March 17, 1942 in Estill County, Ky., to the late John & Maggie Carpenter Willis.
She worked in housekeeping and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Mrs. Powell is survived one son, Chris Powell and his wife Irene of Richmond, Ky., daughter-in-law Patricia Gail Powell, five brothers, Harry Willis, Carmon Willis, Wesley Willis, Tommy Willis, Lermon Willis, two sisters, Sue Dixon, Ruby Willis, four grandchildren, Ashley Worsham, Tyler Powell, Charles Powell, Clayton Powell, and two great grandchildren, Austin Worsham, and Sadie Worsham.
She was preceded in death by two son’s Robert Powell, Harold Edward Powell, one daughter Donna Powell, and one brother, Elmer Willis.
Funeral services will be 1:00pm Saturday Feb. 2, 2019 at Davis & Powell Funeral Directors with Father Tom Farrell officiating. Burial will follow at the Silver Creek Cemetery in Berea, Ky. Visitation will be 5-8pm Friday at the funeral home.