Virgil L Powell

March 9, 1936 ~ April 17, 2018 (age 82)

Virgil L. Powell, 82, of Canton, passed away Tuesday, April 17th following a lengthy illness. Born in Wheeling, WV on March 9, 1936, a son of the late Paul and Bertha (Caldwell) Powell; also preceded in death by his wife, Patricia (Frye) Powell, who passed away November 18th, 2002, a son Randall Powell, sister Regina Mae, brother Randolph Powell. Employed at Sugardale Foods of Canton for 32yrs retiring in 1987. Survived by 3 daughters Annette Gearry, of Wheeling, WV, Terry (Daniel) Simpson, of Rochester, WA, Judy Henderson, of Canton; son Joseph Powell, of Canton; sister Delores Shaw, of Dallas Pike, WV; 15 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held 1pm on Friday, April 20th in the Waltner - SIMCHAK Funeral Home in Canton with Bishop Marvin "Jack" Mayle officiating, friends may call 11am until time of services also in the funeral home. You may add your condolences on our website:

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