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Bond-Mitchell Funeral Home

1682 State Road 135 North, Nashville, IN

OBITUARY

Alyce Joyce Powell

April 29, 1935August 5, 2019
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Alyce Joyce Powell, 84 of Nashville, IN passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019. She was born April 29, 1935 in Bethesda, Ohio the daughter of the late Chester and Vada Norris Secrest.

Joyce was a member of the Church of Christ at Pikes Peak. She was a member of the Nashville Chamber of Commerce. She loved God, her family, others and was an encourager to everyone. She always gave God credit for everything and never complained. She loved spending time with her family, especially grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She spent many early morning hours on Bible study and preparing Bible lessons. She and Gene often took time and effort to comfort and encourage those in need.

She was “Grandmama” to all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be deeply missed.

Joyce is survived by her son, Greg Powell and his wife Marsha; her daughter, Dawn Miller and her husband Terry; a sister, Janet McCoy; five grandchildren, Monica (Mike) Bozeman, Adam (Alicia) Miller, Dr. Andy (Kim) Powell, Lindsay (Austin) Ricks, and Hayley Powell; eleven great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild with one on the way shortly.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George “Gene” Powell who passed on July 30, 2019; a daughter, Linda Powell; a sister, Judy Burley; and a brother, Charles Secrest.

Memorial services to celebrate Gene and Joyce’s lives will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Bond Mitchell Funeral Home. The family will receive friends prior to the memorial service from Noon to 2:00 p.m.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.BondMitchellFuneralHome.com

Services

  • Memorial Visitation Saturday, August 17, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Memorial Service Saturday, August 17, 2019

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Iris Gearhart

August 17, 2019

Goodbye to two very VERY special people to me. My sister and I met Mr. P in 2005 in Columbus and began our special friendship/ business connection to Common Grounds. He was always happy. Always had some special thing he wanted us to try. Always quick to get what we needed if possible. ....
When we moved the shop to Nashville, we had the opportunity to meet Miss Joyce. And like Mr. P, she was always smiling. Loved talking with her about friends and family. Were so kind when my sister passed...
I knew they both had health issues. ( they weren't problems for them) They would tell you about them if asked, but quickly went on to happy subjects. Like their wonderful kids and grandkids....
I will miss them both very very much.
But oh how happy I am they are together with Jesus now. And can watch over their family all at once! They are in our hearts. We are so blessed to have been privileged to have them in our lives.
Until we meet again, my friends.
Say hello to my sister.

Nancy Kays

August 9, 2019

I will dearly miss visiting with Alyce , such a sweet woman, and George. They will both be missed at BCHL...
My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Nancy Kays
BCHL
Housekeeping.

Debbie & Ray Guffey

August 8, 2019

We have known these two sweet people for many years. Great customers of ours. Sorry to hear of their passing. They will be missed. Our deepest sympathy for the family.

Mary Cunningham

August 8, 2019

So sorry to hear of their passing, sweet people with big hearts, they touched many lives here in Brown County, they will be missed...condolences to the family.

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