Bobbie Nell Powell


Birth Date: March 27, 1940

Death Date: April 16, 2017

Visitation Date: 4-21-2017 Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Visitation Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Service Date: 4-21-2017 Time: 2:00 PM
Service Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Cemetery Date: 4-21-2017 Time: 3:00 PM
Cemetery Place : Serene Memorial Gardens

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Obituaries » Bobbie Nell Powell




Bobbie Nell Powell, 77, of Moss Point, MS, passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. She was born March 27, 1940, in Sumrall, MS to the late James and Ruth Whiddon.  Bobbie served as an Evangelist all over the country for most of her life. She enjoyed playing the accordion. She loved her family and she loved Jesus. She obtained degrees in accounting, computer programming, and home health.

In addition to her parents, Bobbie was preceded in death by two brothers, Farrell Whiddon and James Whiddon, and a great-grandson, Westin Powell.

She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Julius Powell; son, Mickey (Rhonda) Powell; daughter, Connie Whiddon Bonniwell; grandchildren, Tiffany Long, Chad Powell, and Joshua Powell; great-grandchildren, Chancey Long, Kinnley Long, Caysen Powell, Cameron Powell, Hunter Powell, Jaxon Powell, Colin Powell, and Brooklyn Powell;  along with numerous other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Friday, April 21, 2017 from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Moss Point, MS. The funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Serene Memorial Gardens in Moss Point, MS. Pallbearers will be Chad Powell, Joshua Powell, Stacy Scarbrough, Juston Hicks, John Daughtry, and Devin St. Amant.

Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated, in Escatawpa, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may view and sign the online book for Bobbie Nell Powell at www.heritagefuneralhome.us .