Virginia Powell

Bailey RichardsStaff Reporter

October 19, 2012

Virginia M. Powell, 86, of Leesburg, Fl., died Wednesday, Oct. 10.

She was born Feb. 23, 1926 in Hazard, and moved to Leesburg in 1949. She was past president of Leesburg Board of Realtors, a volunteer with Community Medical Care Center, and a member of First Presbyterian Church in Leesburg.

She is survived by her sons, Joseph A. Powell of Leesburg and John H. Powell and wife Carol of Eustis Fl.; Ella Rea Haynes of Hazard and Sue Powell of Colorado Springs, Co.; brother Dick McIntyre of Leesburg; granddaughter Ashley Powell of Eustis; and great-granddaughter Auriannah.

A memorial service will be held at Beyers Funeral Home of Leesburg on Friday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. with Dr. John Lodge officiating.

For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1650 W. Main Street, Suite 3, Leesburg FL 34748, or Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn: Donor Services, PO Box 650309, Dallas, Texas 75265-0309.

Online condolences may be left at www.beyersfuneralhome.com