Vingie Roe Powers, age 76 of Gravel Switch, died Friday, August 1, 2014 at the Lexington VA Hospital after an illness. He was born September 29, 1937 to the late Harrison Powers and Zora Shearin Powers Lane. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant brother, Monty Leon Powers, and a brother, Dale Travis Powers.
He was a U.S. Navy Veteran and a retired tool and dye maker.
He is survived by his companion of sixteen years, Nancy Alice Porter of Gravel Switch; two sons, Brian Powers of Gravel Switch and Kevin Powers of Indiana; and four grandchildren, Levi, Lacy, Lillian, and Zachary also survive along with a host of other relatives and friends.
Cremation was chosen by the family, with burial in the Ryder Cemetery at a later date.
Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.