Claudia B. Powell

Published 9:13 am Tuesday, September 19, 2023

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Claudia Burkett Powell, 76, of Bay Minette, passed away on Sept. 13, 2023.


She was born on Oct. 13, 1946 in Davisville, Fla. to Comer Eugene Burkett and Lela Bruce Burkett.

She is preceded in death by her parents; and her siblings, Tommy Burkett, Johnny Burkett, James Burkett and Cindy Burkett.

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She is survived by her children, Roger (Shelley) Scott, Cynthia Scott and Sherry Scott; her brothers, Gene Burkett, Wayne Burkett, Mike Burkett and Floyd Burkett; her sisters, Ruby Sanspree, Frances Godwin and Shirley Boatwright; her grandchildren, Jessyka (Tali), David (Whitney), Bookie (Crystal), Whitney, Matt (Savannah), Courtney, Tamaria, Summer (Scott), Shawn (Katelyn), Anthony, Jace, Zack, Holly (Bobby) Ethan and Devin; along with 31 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held on Sept. 18, 2023 at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Michael Hadley and Bro. Steve Hadley officiating. Interment followed in Oak Hill Cemetery in Atmore.

Active pallbearers were Shawn Ramer, Anthony Ramer, Zack Daniels, Jace Daniels, Matthew Scott and Michael Burkett.

Honorary pallbearers were Courtland Scott, Bryson Scott, Bookie Scott and David Scott.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.