Michael Todd Powell

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Michael Todd Powell

June 18, 1994 - January 18, 2019

Michael Todd Powell Michael Todd Powell, 24, of Washington, Indiana, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. Born June 18, 1994, in Evansville, he was the son of the late Ronald R. and Tina Louise (Church) Powell. He attended Washington High School and was of Christian faith.
Michael was a proud new father and he loved his son beyond measure. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, camping with his family and playing video games. When he was younger, he enjoyed horseback riding with his parents and playing football through the YMCA. Michael worked several different jobs. Most recently he worked at O'Reilly's Auto Parts and he loved helping people with their car issues. He had a big heart and would help anyone when he could. He will be missed by everyone that truly knew him.
He is survived by a son, Weslee Powell; a brother, Ethan Church; maternal grandparents Alvin and Diana Skomp; aunt and uncle, Tana (Clayton) Scott; uncle and aunt, Todd (Michele) Church; his companion, Kristen Brown; and four cousins, Ty and Sierra Church, and Matthew and Brianna Scott. He is preceded in death by his parents; paternal grandparents, Pete and Lorene Powell; and a cousin, Joshua Church.
Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at Gill Funeral Home. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to the family for a future trust for Michael's son Weslee; C/O Mrs. Diana Skomp, 872N 200W, Washington, IN 47501. Online condolences may be made to www.gillsince1872.com.
Published on January 21, 2019
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Tana Scott
Jan 23, 2019
I am Michael's aunt on his mother's side. Thank you all for sharing on here. It means so much to us. Joan, mom and I were talking about Ben the other day. Him and Michael were so close when they were young. I hope he is doing well.
georgette powell
Jan 23, 2019
Michael though I havnt seen you in years you always had a special place in my heart! I am glad we got to at least message back and forth and feel a loss that we didn't manage to get together.
Joan Goodwin Straight
Jan 22, 2019
Michael (Mikey), was my son Ben's best friend in elementary school. He spent many hours at our house with Ben. We loved him very much. He was such a sweet boy with a heart of an angel. We are so sorry for your loss.
Deb Nichols ('Nick')
Jan 22, 2019
My deepest condolences for your loss. May God bless your family and friends.
Nancy Adams LaMell
Jan 21, 2019
Michael, You were my Second Cousine and I am sorry that I never got to meet you. I just found you on facebook this past year. I do know your Mom and Dad loved you very much because they had told me this many times. I am sorry your son will not get to see the great father that i have read about this past few days. Kristen I am so sorry for your loss and my heart goes out to you and Baby Weslee. I lost my husband 18 years ago and I know how hard it will be for you. Just hang on to the memories and they will get you through. Make sure little Weslee knows just how much his Daddy loved him. Please keep posting pictures of him on facebook so I too can see him grow. If you need to talk to me about ...anything please send me a message.Read more
Carol Duncan
Jan 21, 2019
Dear Michael
Remembering playing all those board games we would play over and over again. We had so much fun. You learning to get drivers licence and you driving me all over Washington telling me all your stories and memories and sometimes it was scary (Lol your driving). :)
I know you are at peace now, but lots of people will miss you.
God Bless you Mike I Love you...