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Obituary: Janet S. Powell dies in Louisville, KY

Mrs. Powell was a a native of Adair County. She was retired after a career with the Department of Juvenile Justice. The funeral and burial will be in Jefferson County, KY


Janet S. Powell, 66, of Louisville, KY, died Thursday, June 19, 2008, in Louisville, KY, after an illness.

The funeral service will be Monday, June 23, 2008, at 12noonET, at Highlands Funeral Home in Louisville, with burial in Resthaven Cemetery.

A native of Adair County, she was a daughter of the late William and Mary Logsdon Janes and retired from the Department of Juvenile Justice.
She is survived by her husband, Claude Powell, Louisville, KY, and the following:
  • Two sons: Steven Powell, Naperville, IL; and Kevin Powell, Louisville, KY

  • One brother and sister in law: William "Junior" and Kristy Janes, Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters and brothers in law: Bobbi and John Potts, Vickie and Ricky Stotts, all of Columbia, KY
Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00pm to 8:00pmET.

This obituary information is a courtesy of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to Hosparus at Baptist Northeast Inpatient Unit.
This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

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