Patricia Ann Shedd Powers of Bremen died Wednesday, September 21, 2016. She was born in Haralson County July 25, 1945, daughter of the late Lawrence Shedd and Bonnell Blackmon Shedd.

Mrs. Powers was employed by the Buchanan Housing Authority as a secretary. She was a member of the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Durwin Powers.

Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Jason and Latosha Powers of Bremen, Darrin and Melynda Powers of Wilmington, North Carolina; seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; three sisters and a brother-in-law, Barbara and Harold Hamrick of Bremen, Ethel Morris of Bremen, Gail Reeves of Bremen; and a brother, Hubert Shedd of Bremen.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Services will be Saturday, September 24, at 3 p.m. from the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church with Revs. Toby Powers and Shane Reeves officiating. Music will be by the church choir under the direction of Paige Atkinson, accompanied by Sonja Smith. Brandon Cox, Kevin Powers, Todd Mote, Shannon Jackson, Keith Locklear and Jason Atkinson will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Rory Powers and Dustin Cox. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

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