James A. Powers

Published 10:34 am Tuesday, April 9, 2024

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James Alvin “Jimmy” Powers, 84, of Atmore, passed away on April 1, 2024 in Bay Minette.


He was born on March 28, 1940 in Limestone County, Athens, to Floyd and Louise Collins Powers.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his son, Anthony Powers, his brothers, Calvin “Lib” Powers, Pete “Inis” Powers, Bud Powers and D.C. Powers; and his sister, Shirley Powers.

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He is survived by his wife, Edna Mae Powers; his children, James (Thelma) Powers, Timothy (Kristie) Powers and Vanessa (Todd) Dunn; his grandchildren, Kayla Powers, Brittany (Brandon) Hetrick, Charles Aymond and Jennifer (Jalen) Moorer; his great-grandchildren, Isaiah “Mr. Alvin,” Joshua “Joshy Pooh,” Zack “Jack,” Zoey “Joey,” Andrew “Worrywart” and Raedyn “Squirt;” along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held on April 5, 2024 at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Don Davis officiating. Interment followed in Bowman Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Isaiah Hetrick, Joshua Hetrick, Brandon Tedder, Zack Hetrick, Randall Tillman, Gabriel Aymond and Charles Aymond.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.