Guy Evans Powell Jr.
July 5, 1930 ~ June 2, 2014
Former Prineville resident Guy Powell passed away Monday, June 2, 2014 at the age of 83.
Guy was born on July 5, 1930 to Guy Evans Sr and Hazel A. (Yancey) Powell.
Guy grew up in Prineville and graduated from Crook County High School in 1948. After graduation he spent four years in the U.S. Navy. In 1956, he married Lois E. Kelley and the couple moved to Klamath Falls.
Guy attended Oregon Technical Institute and majored in accounting. Most of his career was spent working in the forest products industry.
Guy enjoyed gardening, study groups, traveling, and keeping up with friends, especially his classmates from the class of 1948 at Crook County High School.
Guy is survived by his wife Lois of Gig Harbor, Wash; children, Lori Bialkowsky (Paul) of Montesano, Wash, David Powell of Gig Harbor, Wash., and Alicen Kelly (Greg) of Castle Rock, Wash. Guy is also survived by five grandsons; Joel, Patrick, and Evan Bialkowsky and Wyatt and Slate Kelly.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Mary Louise Scholz.
A memorial service will be held at the Gig Harbor United Methodist Church on Saturday, June 28 at 1:30 p.m.