August 15, 1942 – May 6, 2019
Lana Loraine (Bouse) Powers, 76, of Crimora, passed away on Monday, May 6, 2019 at Shenandoah Nursing and Rehab. She was born in Diamond “O” Ranch in Woods County, OK on August 15, 1942, a daughter of the late Chester Payton and Rosa Alice (Slater) Bouse.
Lana attended Twin Oaks, a one room school house, in Aline, OK. She was the Salutatorian of the Waynoka High School Class of 1960 and was a 1961 graduate of Enid Business College. Lana worked as a homemaker and was a devoted wife, mother of three children and a grandmother of nine grandchildren. She was a member of Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church in Grottoes, where she served as a church circle chair person, youth leader, Sunday school teacher, and a longtime member of the fellowship committee. Lana was also a member of the New Hope Garden Club. She was a talented artist who enjoyed painting nature scenes and portraits of Native American Indians.
Survivors include her husband, William L. Powers; children, David Powers and wife, Caroline of Dayton, TN, Daniel Powers and wife, Debbie of Greenville, daughter, Patricia Powers Auwarter and husband, Tim of Boones Mill, VA; grandchildren, Alex, Leah, Victoria and Erin Powers, Delaney, Devan and Dawson Powers, Sean and Alaina Auwarter; sister, Hattie Bea James of Oklahoma City, OK.
Following a private graveside service at Mountain View Cemetery, a memorial service will be conducted on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church, 4517 Rockfish Rd, Grottoes, with Rev. Jonathan A. Ytterock officiating.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church memorial fund.
Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories online with the family by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com.
- Visitation Wednesday, May 8, 2019
- Memorial Service Thursday, May 9, 2019
May 9, 2019
Bill, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your whole family will be in my thoughts and prayers.
May 8, 2019
So sorry for your loss. GOD'S speed.
Alisa Whisnant kimmel
May 7, 2019
Patty and family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort and peace at this difficult time.