Herman Ward Powell



Ruffin, NC
Herman Ward Powell, 96, of Ruffin, NC went to be with the Lord Thursday December 28, 2017 at his home.
Graveside services will be conducted 3:00 P.M. Saturday December 30, 2017 in Happy Home Church Cemetery with military rites provided by the Rockingham County Honor Guard.
The family will see friends 2:00 till 3:00 P.M. before the service in the sanctuary of the church.
A native of Rockingham County, he was a son of the late Onnie W. and Claudia Ashworth Powell and had lived in Rockingham County his entire life. He was a retired farmer, a WWII Navy veteran and a member of Happy Home Church. Herman was preceded in death by his wife: Eula Merchant Powell, brothers: Andrew Arnold Powell and Norman Powell, sisters: Opal P. Keen and Linda P. Schofield.
Survivors include his son: Steven M. Powell of the home, grandchildren: Michael Powell of Greensboro and Robert Daniels of Reidsville, and a sister Velma P. Chrismon of Brown Summit, NC
Memorials may be sent to: Happy Home Church 6995 NC Hwy 700 Ruffin, NC 27326
Citty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.cittyfh.com