Juanita Lea “Nitie” Powell
June 15, 1942 ‒ June 07, 2018
Juanita Lea “Nitie” Powell, age 75, of Centerburg passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at her home with her loving family at her side.
She was born on June 15, 1942 in Mount Liberty, Ohio to the late Otto and Emma Sarah (Snavely) Butler. Nitie was employed for many years as a State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) at Canterbury Villa Nursing Home where she impacted many lives with her care and compassion. Nitie volunteered for the Centerburg Interchurch Social Services and attended The Church at Chapel Hill.
Nitie is survived by her husband Donald Powell; two daughters, Krista (David) Compton, Angela (Ronald) Miller; five grandchildren, Chelsea Skaggs, Emmie Miller, Carly Compton, Cara Miller and Kendall Compton; her great grandson Emerson Skaggs; her brother Paul (Dena) Butler; and her sisters, Donna McFarland and Helen Purdy.
In addition to her parents, Nitie was preceded in death by her sister Eva McCann.
A graveside service will be held in Bloomfield Cemetery on Monday, June 11, 2018 beginning at 1PM.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Common Ground Free Store Ministries, 193 E. Central Ave., Delaware, Ohio 43015.
The Family would like to thank Kindred Hospice for their wonderful care during a difficult time.
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