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Vivian Ruth Powers

October 31, 1953 ~ March 12, 2023 (age 69) 69 Years Old
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Vivian Powers Obituary

Vivian Ruth Powers, age 69, passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2023, at NHC Healthcare of Athens.

Vivian was a native of Meigs County.  She was a daughter of the late David and Lorene Powers.  She was also preceded by a brother William “Bill” Powers and nephew Jimmy Powers.

Vivian loved our Lord and Savior and was a member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church.  In her younger years, she was a member of Decatur United Methodist Church.

Vivian loved to travel and go on cruises. She was a former employee of Arch/Lonza Chemicals with over 25 years of service. She was a graduate of Meigs County High School and Chattanooga Business School.

Vivian is survived by a daughter, Sonya Crane, a brother Jim and wife Betsy Powers of Englewood, sister-in-law Norma Powers of Madisonville.

Nieces Sharon (Alan) Jennings of Decatur and Stephanie (Nathan) Ogle of Madisonville a nephew Bill (Dana) Powers of Springfield, MO. Several great nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Thursday, March 16, 2023, at Ziegler Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Decatur Cemetery. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM prior to the funeral service.

Pallbearers will be Bill Powers, Alan Jennings, Nathan Ogle, Braden Ricker, and Jim Powers.

A special thank you for all the love, care and prayers showed Vivian during her years at NHC.

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March 16, 2023

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

Funeral Service
March 16, 2023

2:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

Interment following funeral service
March 16, 2023

Abel Ave.


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