Funeral services for Danny Ray Powers were held on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Ricks-Bowers Funeral Home in Jewett. Bro. Matthew Travis officiated. Interment followed the services at Jewett Cemetery.
Mr. Powers passed away on Monday, June 3, 2019, at his residence in Jewett.
He was born in Lubbock on October 23, 1953, to Mable Irene & Hollis Powers, Jr. Danny Ray married Leann on May 19, 1973, and shared over forty-six years of marriage together. Mr. Powers lived in Jewett for almost forty years and helped construct the Limestone Generating Station. He was a welder, boilermaker, and did all types and many construction jobs in multiple locations during his working life. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Leann Powers; one son, Jason Powers & wife Jeraldine; one daughter, Kimberley Gonzalez & husband Victor all of Jewett; four grandchildren, Destiny Powers, Cheyenne Powers, Dylan Pedigo, and Nathaniel Pedigo; one great-grandchild, Kayton Powers; two step-grandchildren, Patrick Gonzalez & wife Eli, and Joshua Gonzalez & wife Haley; four step-great-grandchildren, Allison Hernandez Vida, Madison Hernandez Vida, Mieguel Gonzalez, and Eli Gonzalez; two brothers, Donnie Powers & wife Connie, and Larry Powers & wife Carolyn; one sister, Georgia Edwards & husband Jerry; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Mr. Powers was preceded in death by two grandsons, Christian Joel Powers and Cole Glenn Powers; his mother, Mable Irene Powers; his father, Hollis Powers, Jr.; and two sisters, Janette Powers and Linda Mackey.
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