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Angela Beth Peterson Powers, age 48, 713 Broyles St., Erwin, died Friday, April 20, 2012, in the Johnson City Medical Center Hospital. She was a longtime resident of Erwin.
Mrs. Powers was a caring homemaker, loving and devoted wife, mother, daughter and nana. She was preceded in death by her father, Jim Peterson, one sister, Susie Juke, one nephew, Aaron, and one aunt, Christine Anchek.
Survivors include her loving husband of 25 years, Ric Powers; two sons: Cody Powers, of the home and Ben Powers, and wife Jen, Arlington, Texas; two daughters: Jacquelyn Higgins and husband Billy, Erwin, and Heather Powers Young and husband Justin, Arlington, Texas; seven grandchildren: Sarah Powers, Koby Powers, Jaycee Powers and her namesake Angela Beth Powers, Tyler Young, Dalton Higgins and Bailey Higgins; her mother: Patricia Brackins Simonson, Erwin; two sisters: Vicky McGuire and husband Tim, Overland, Ohio and Donna Hennessey and husband Tom, Omaha, Neb.; two uncles: Richard Brackins, Fla. and Doug Brackins, North Carolina; two aunts: Beth Bisman and Ann Brackins six nieces: Cherisse, Ariel, Shamber, Vanessa, Jennifer and Carla; one nephew: Brett, and numerous cousins.
Funeral services for Mrs. Powers will be held Tuesday, April 24, at 2 p.m., from the Robert Ledford Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Danny Hughes will officiate. Pallbearers will be family members.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home and Chapel is in charge.