Margie Jewel Rush Powell, 88, a resident of Moss Bluff, LA passed from this life on July 14, 2019 in a local care facility.
Margie will be remembered by all who know her as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was devoted totally to her family, possessed a genuine nature and chose to always see the best in everyone and every situation. Margie was a strong woman and was the hub and backbone of her family. Her quiet, kind, and loving nature was the driving force and glue behind her family.
Mrs. Powell is preceded in death by her parents, Huey Lee Rush and Alma Huff Hooper; stepfather, Pete Hooper; brother, Huey Rush, Jr.; sister, Janice Manuel; and two grandchildren, Donna Harmon and Maryann Lee.
Mrs. Powell leaves to cherish her memory her loving and devoted husband of 65 years, Carl Powell; six children, Alrita Saucier, Stephen White and wife Carol, Roger Powell and wife Linda, Eddie Powell and wife Donna, Anna Austin and husband Roger, and Randall Powell; fifteen grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, and a brother, Raymond Rush and wife Yoko.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 18, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM in the chapel of Lakeside Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Friday, July 19, 2019 from 8:00 AM until time of service. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 10:00 AM in the chapel of Lakeside Funeral Home. Rev. Rick Treece is to officiate. Burial will follow in Old Ritchie Cemetery.
Memories and words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.lakesidefh.com