James E. Powell

March 2nd, 1954 - October 31st, 2012

FOUNTAIN CITY, Ind. James E. Powell, age 58, of Fountain City, died Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at Reid Hospital. Born March 2, 1954, in Covington, Kentucky, to Clarence and Alice Vanover Powell, James lived most of his life in this area. He attended Richmond High School. James was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran. He was a machine operator at Color Box Manufacturing. James enjoyed golf, NASCAR, and wrestling. Survivors include his wife, Marcia K. Gabbard Powell, to whom he was married November 27, 1987; children, Lisa Powell of Richmond, James D. Kern of Richmond, Kenneth (Tiffany) Grimes Jr. of Columbus, Ohio, Tracy Logan of Nashville, Tennessee, Christiana (Toney) Jacob of Lynn, Indiana, Casandra (Scott) Harden of Hamilton, Ohio, and Ronnie (Tina) Kern of Richmond; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; sister, Patricia (James) Minderman of Richmond; two brothers, Clifford (Teresa) Powell and Kenny Powell, both of Richmond; nieces; and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, David Powell and Richard Powell. Memorial visitation for James E. Powell will be from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, November 3, 2012, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Memorial contributions may be made to the Powell family, 3235 West Randolph County Line Road, Fountain City, IN 47341. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at

The Powell Family, 3235 West Randolph County Line Road, Fountain City, IN 47341

4:00PM to 6:00PM on Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at Doan & Mills Funeral Home (map/driving directions)