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Sallie Davis  Powell
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Sallie Davis Powell, 83, of 721 Laniers Mill Road, Danville, Va., passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Roman Eagle Rehab & Healthcare Center. She was born August 13, 1933, in Pittsylvania Co., Va. to the late Mary Abbott Davis and the late Raleigh Lee Davis. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Warren Anderson Powell, Sr., four sisters and five brothers. Mrs. Powell worked with Piedmont Vendors as an assistant supervisor prior to her retirement. She was a member of the Lighthouse Methodist Church.

Mrs. Powell is survived by her sons, Tony Odell Powell and Lisa Sutton of Danville, and Warren Anderson Powell, Jr. and wife, Carolyn of Buchanan, Va.; her grandchildren, Brandon Anderson Powell, Amy P. Moore and husband, Stuart, and Christopher Brian Powell and wife, Kristy; as well as seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017, at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel with Rev. W.L. Wade and Minister Hershel Stone officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Burial Park.

The family will receive friends Saturday evening from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home, and at other times at her son, Tony Powell’s residence, 721 Laniers Mill Road.

The family respectfully suggests memorial donations be made to Mt. Hermon Vol. Fire Dept. 4268 Franklin Tpk., Danville, VA 24540 or Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Powell family. Online condolences may be made at

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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Funeral Service




2:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Cemetery Details


Highland Burial Park

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

Memorial Contribution

Mt. Hermon Vol. Fire & Rescue

4268 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, VA 24540

Disabled American Veterans

P.O. Box 14301
Cincinatti, OH 45250-0301

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