Jeane Ann Powell, age 84, a lifetime resident of Monett, Mo., passed away on Friday morning, Sept. 14, 2012 at her home in the comfort of her family.
Jeane Ann was born on Jan. 1, 1928 in Monett, the only child of the late Oscar and Agnes (Johnston) Blacksher. She was raised in Monett and graduated from Monett High School. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Monett.
On Dec. 6, 1950, Jeane Ann married Dr. Russell C. Powell. They were blessed with almost 51 years of marriage before his passing in 2001. To this union, three children were born. Survivors include one son, Robert R. Powell and wife, Brenda, of Ozark, Mo.; two daughters, Patricia Powell, of Overland Park, Kan. and Pamela Logan and husband, Russ, of Lamar, Mo.; two granddaughters, Amanda O'Brien and husband, Thaddeus and Abbey Logan, all of Overland Park, Kan.
Funeral services for Mrs. Powell will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012 at the Buchanan Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Charlene Dart officiating. Interment will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Monett. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Arrangements are under the personal care of Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett, Mo.