Mr. Powers died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his residence.
Born April 9, 1953, in Austin, Texas, he was a son of the late Nick Burren Powers Sr. and Mary Turner Davis. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother, Doug Powers.
Mr. Powers was a member of Harvest Christian Church and was a retired manager with SKF Bearings with 30 years of service. He was a U.S. Navy veteran from the Vietnam Era, who was also a farmer, master mechanic, journeyman and a Harley Davidson rider.
Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Deborah Powers of Clarkesville; sons, Brian, Eric and Andrew Powers, all of Clarkesville; grandchildren, Nikki and Hannah Powers, both of Clarkesville; brother, Andrew Powers of Gainesville; sisters, Beverlie Thomas of Savannah, Michelle Thilenius of Gainesville; father-in-law and wife, Randolph and Sharea Duncan of Cornelia; mother-in-law, Sue Thomas of Clarkesville; sisters-in-law, Hope Senador of Cornelia, Connie Roberts of Maysville and Sharon Nathan of Kansas City, Kan.; and brothers-in-law, Ken Duncan of Gainesville, Jeff Little of Maysville, and Steve Nathan of Kansas City, Kansas.
An online guest register is available and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.
The Northeast Georgian
Wednesday, December 4, 2013