Let the memory of Sallie be with us forever
  • 96 years old
  • Born on January 1, 1915 .
  • Passed away on June 12, 2011 .


Sallie Smith Powell, 96, a longtime resident of Butner died Sunday, June 12th at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.


A native of Franklin County, the widow of James E. Powell Sr. and the daughter of the late Hugh K. and  Mavis Dickerson Smith. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Butner and a retired Healthcare Supervisor at Murdoch Center.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Tuesday, June 14th at First Baptist Church in Butner by Rev. Lenny Rogers. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor.

She is survived by a daughter, Betty Powell Aiken of Butner, a daughter-in-law, Eloise Powell of Louisburg, a granddaughter, Deb Aiken Andrews and husband Kipp of Raleigh. She was GG to great grandchildren, Kylie and Kole Andrews. She was preceded in death by a son, James E. Powell Jr. and a grandson, Michael Andrew Powell, three sisters and four brothers.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Hock Family Pavilion, 4023 North Roxboro Road, Durham , NC 27704

Visitation 12:30 -2:00 PM Tuesday, June 14th prior to the service in the Family Life Center of the First Baptist Church in Butner and at other times at 613 21st Street, Butner, NC 27509.


Posted by Lana O'neal on June 15, 2011
Betty, sorry to hear of your mothers passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prays. May God keep his loving arms around you to help you with this difficult time. Rember she is in a better place and keep her memories alive. God bless you,

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