Born Feb. 18, 1932, in Coal City, Ill., daughter of the late Charles Joseph and Mina Lee Bradley Allison, she was a member of the First Pentecostal Church in Malden.
On Aug. 30, 1958, in Morris, Ill., she married Howard Wayne Powell, who preceded her in death on Jan. 25, 1992.
Survivors include two daughters, Lori Ralston and husband, Randy, of Hayti, Mo., and Theresa Thornberry and husband, Jerry, of Clarkton, Mo.; one son, Jesse Powell, of Herculanium, Mo.; six grandchildren, Jamie Godsey, Bret Ralston, and James, "Bub" Oris, Twyla and Levi Thornberry, and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., today, Thursday, Jan. 15, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 16, at the Landmark Pentecostal Church in Malden with Revs. Jim Adams and Leroy Young officiating.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.