Margaret Janie Powe
5/5/1968 - 11/18/2019
Margaret “Janie” Powe passed away Monday, November 18, 2019 at
5:34 am at Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center in Waco,
Services will be
10:00 am Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Bellmead Funeral Home Chapel
with Pastor Rob McDonald and Pastor Rob Finto officiating. Burial
will follow at 11:45 am Saturday, at Hillcrest Cemetery in Marlin,
Texas. Visitation will be 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Friday, November 22,
2019 at the funeral home.
Janie was born May
5, 1968 in Fort Worth, Texas to Jimmy and Linda Sanders. She was
raised in Gainesville, Texas, and moved to Whitney, Texas where she
grew up and married David Shelton. They had 2 children, David Wayne
Shelton and Angila Jane Shelton both of Whitney. Janie later divorced
and moved to Marlin, Texas and married Walter Powe. She took on 3
grown step-children, Kellee Powe of Marlin, Britany Powe of Corpus
Christi and Walter Powe Jr. of Killeen.
Janie was a proud
grandmother of 14 and loved her job of being a mother, grandmother
and devoted wife. Janie worked in fast food service the first part of
her life and for the last 20 years she has worked in convenience
stores. She truly loved each and every job. She worked hard all her
life to support her family that she clearly loved. Janie enjoyed
going to the lake and parks with her family.
Janie was preceded
in death by her father and step-mother, Jimmy and Valeta Sanders of
Whitney; her mother and step-father, Linda and Jerry Land of
Whitney; and several aunts, uncles and grandparents.
her husband, Walter Powe of Marlin; son, David Shelton and his wife
Alice; daughter, Angila Shelton; sister, Shannon Conner and her
husband Tommy; brothers, Roger Sanders and his wife, Kalisha and John
Sanders and his wife Missie all of Whitney; and numerous aunts,
uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Pallbearers will be
Cody Conner, Larry Ward, Patrick Conner, Josh Vaughn, Gregory Sanders
and Christopher Sanders.