Donna Powless - 6/27/2016
Donna Powless, age 72,of Kinmundy, died Thursday, June 23rd, 2016, at the Odin Care Center. She was a system analyst at Kaskaskia College and of the Methodist Faith.
Funeral services for Donna Anne Griggs Powless will be held at one Monday afternoon at the Rogers-Atkins Funeral Home in Salem. Burial at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 Sunday night at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Raymond D. Jack Meyers Memorial Scholarship Fund, Kinmundy-Alma Fire Department, or the Centralia Humane Society.
Survivors include her husband: DavidPowless of Kinmundy; daughters: Sara Powless and fiance John Hanlon of Springfield; Dr. Cecelia Powless and husband Ethan Heicher of Kokomo, Indaina; brother: Robert Griggs of Salem; brother-in-laws: Gary Powless and wife Marilyn of Centralia; Tom Tate and wife Indea of Salem, along with nieces and nephews.
Donna Anne Griggs Powless was bornon July 19th, 1943 in Centralia to Otis Griggs and Sara (Cain) Griggs. She married David Powless of Kinmundy on August 9th, 1969 at Grace Methodist Church in Salem. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers: Otis Griggs Junior and Richard Griggs; two sisters: Betty Raymond and Ruby Griggs; and a sister-in-laws: Ladena Arnold, Virginia Griggs and June Griggs.