Ms. Brenda Mae Powell, 75, of Statesville, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018, at her residence, unexpectedly. She was the daughter of the late Malcolm H. "Snap" Edison and Bernice Powell and was born in Iredell County on April 26, 1943. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Tom and Minnie Edison and her maternal grandparents, Mattie Moore Powell and Smith Powell; her siblings, Betty Edison Mills, Carolyn Edison Summers, William T. "Buddy" Edison and Patsy Edison Hill.
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She was a graduate of Unity High School and a faithful member of Gray’s Chapel United Church of Christ. Brenda served as Church Secretary, Treasurer, a Trustee, Sunday School Teacher and was a faithful member of the Friendship Chorus and also served Treasurer. She retired from the Statesville Chair Company.
A Graveside Service will be conducted Friday, December 7, 2018, 11:00 am, at the Belmont Cemetery.
Rutledge and Bigham Mortuary, Statesville is serving the Powell Family.