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Rebecca Rhea Von Lienen Powell

Rebecca-Powell-1Rebecca Rhea Von Lienen Powell, age 60, of Mena, passed away Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in Mena.

She was born September 28, 1954 in Tampa, Florida to Ray Von Lienen and Mary V Murphy Bain. She was married to Dwight Powell and worked in bookkeeping by profession. She was a loving and kind wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.

She is survived by husband, Dwight Powell of the home; children, Shelby and Jennifer Sullivan, of Mena, Arkansas, Joseph Powell of Burlington, North Carolina, Violet and Brendan Gibbons, of Mena, Arkansas, DeAnna Skipper of Mena, Arkansas, Duane and Sherri Powell of Mena, Arkansas, Dennis Powell of Mena, Arkansas; sister, Rosemary and husband Terry Crabtree of Fouke, Arkansas; fifteen grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be Saturday, February 28, 2015, 11:00 a.m. at Beasley Wood Chapel with Brother Orval Heath and Brother James Spradlin officiating. Interment will follow in the Gann Cemetery in Potter under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Visitation will be Friday, February 27, 2015 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Pallbearers will be Shelby Sullivan, Duane Powell, Dennis Powell, Joseph Powell, Skip Skipper, and Colton Powell.

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