Thursday, May 31, 2007, Obituaries.

Published 12:00 am Sunday, June 3, 2007

Wesley Lavon Powell

Wesley Lavon Powell of Ozark died Monday, May 28, 2007, in an automobile accident.

He was 18.

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Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today from the chapel of Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth Earles officiating.

Burial will follow in Elam Baptist Church Cemetery with Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home directing.

Visitation was held from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity.

Wesley attended school at Ariton High School and was employed with Ozark Tire Service.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Sheree Powell and Otis and Mary Alice Thompson.

Survivors include one daughter, Kimberlynn Jane Tran of Troy; mother, Tina Thompson Powell of Ozark; father, Garry Teal Powell of Rockford; one sister, Ashley Powell of Ariton; grandfather, Lavon Powell of Clio; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.