Radney Funeral Home - Mobile

3155 Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL


Jean Powell Alverson

November 29, 1921March 22, 2020

Mrs. Jean Powell Alverson, age 98, native of Greenville, AL, and longtime resident of Mobile, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020. Mrs. Alverson is preceded in death by her husband, Frank E. Alverson, parents Arthur H. and Annie Sue Joyner Powell, brothers, Hilton and Harold Powell and sisters, Maxine Wyrosdick and Bonnie Sue Clements.

Mrs. Alverson was retired after over 30 years of service with the United States Navy as a budget analyst. She was a longtime member of Airport Blvd. Baptist Church. Her family and friends will remember her as a dedicated worker, loving , faithful wife, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her daughters; Mary Ann Houseknecht (Jimmy) and Melinda Alverson. She is also survived by her brother; Wendall Powell (Faye) of Greenville, AL, her grandchildren; Donnie Houseknecht (Kelly), Michael Houseknecht (Jennifer) and Holly Saranthun (Jason); great-grandchildren; Hunter, Collin, Abbi, Katie, Grant, Taylor and Sara, and great-grandchildren; Jase, Sawyer and Parker, nieces, nephews and other family.

The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to Cody Rd. Brookside Assisted Living for the love and kindnesses shown their mother over the past seven years. Graveside services will be held at Springhill Memorial Gardens, Pierce Road on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Condolences may be offered at www.radneyfuneralhome-mobile.com


  • Graveside Service Wednesday, March 25, 2020


Jean Powell Alverson

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