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Michael "Sarge" Powell

Michael 'Sarge' Powell, 66, resident of 305 Washington St. passed away Aug. 10, 2011 at the Hospice House in Greenwood, SC.

Born in Abbeville Co. SC he was a son of the late Rufus B. Powell and Helen Simpson Powell.

Sarge was a retired textile employee with Milliken and Bloomsburg Mills. He also worked at the Abbeville Rug Barn. Sarge also served 23 years with the National Guard. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. Sarge also enjoyed hunting and fishing and going to the local jockey lots and was very faithful to his loving dogs Sissy and Peaches.

Survivors include his sister Patricia Thomasson of Abbeville, SC; a niece Denise Ashley and a nephew Bobby Thomasson both of Abbeville, SC.

All services will be private.

The family is at the home of his sister Ms. Patricia Thomasson 309 Brooks St. Abbeville, SC.

Memorials in memory of Sarge may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont 408 W. Alexander Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646.

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Mike, Duck to me and some others, was a good friend. We spent quality fishing time together in the 70's. He is surely missed.

Steve Clbreth Sep 21 2011 12:00 AM

sorry to read about mike death. we all grew up together on brooks & cox street.our prayers is with you at bthis time.

darnell bond hughes Aug 14 2011 12:00 AM

Mike and I go way back, as he was my neighbor friend when we were growing up. I'll always remember the good times we had. Love to All: Frances Jean

Frances Jean Tucker Aug 12 2011 12:00 AM

Sarge was such a sweet, sweet man who always spoke with kindness. He will be missed. We are so sorry for your loss.

Donn and Karen Berni Aug 12 2011 12:00 AM

PATSY AND FAMILY, WAS SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT MIKE. HE & MY BROTHER WERE IN SCHOOL TOGETHER AND WAS ALWAYS THE SAME ANYWHERE YOU SAW HIM. THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO YOU.

NANCY WILSON REECE Aug 12 2011 12:00 AM

Pat, I am so sorry to hear about Sarge. I didn't know him, but you are in my prayers during this time. James Marvin 1 Thess 4:13-18

James Marvin Williams Aug 11 2011 12:00 AM

My thoughts and Prayers are with you. Sarge was a good man and always kept us entertained. He will be greatly missed.

Tracey Simpson Hutto Aug 11 2011 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear about the passing of Sarge, thinking about you at this time.Bill

Bill Young Aug 11 2011 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about Michael. Thinking about everyone.

Barbara Gary Motes Aug 10 2011 12:00 AM

Ms Pasty, Denise, Bobby and the family Paul & I were so sorry to hear of the passing of Sarge. He was a mess. I always enjoyed seeing him. Please know that ya'll are in our thoughts & prayers. God Bless Linda Tiller

Paul & Linda Tiller Aug 10 2011 12:00 AM

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