Myrtie Elizabeth Powell
Elizabeth Powell of Greenville, Texas passed away July 21, 2020 at the age of
93. She was born August 6, 1926 to Leslie Royce Mitchell and Cordie E. Green in
Collin County, Texas. Elizabeth married George C. (Pete) Powell on January 21,
1951 in McKinney, Texas. She was a long-time member of the First Christian
Church of McKinney.
survived by her children, Elizabeth Simmons, George C. Powell, Jr. and wife,
Janet; grandchildren, Justin Powell, Holley Simons, Daniel Simons, Andrew
Simons; great-granddaughter, Bailey Powell; brothers, Glenn Mitchell and Duard
Mitchell; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other loving relatives and
was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Pete Powell and
son-in-law, Steve Simmons.
graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at
Ridgeview Memorial Park, 2525 Central Expressway North, Allen, Texas. Dr. John
T. Tate will officiate. Visitation will be held 30 minutes prior at
Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home.
of our local, state, and federal govt including CDC directives and to protect
the physical health, safety and well-being of our community, the following are
Ridgeview Memorial Parks guidelines. All are invited to attend the Graveside
Service, maintaining social distancing.