Robert L. “Bobby” Powell, 84, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord on November 25, 2019.
He was born November 23, 1935, in Gethsemane, to Herley and Ada Martin Powell.
He received his education and graduated from Pine Bluff High School.
Bobby served in the United States Army Reserves.
He enjoyed motorcycles, drag racing and collecting model cars.
He retired from Union Pacific Railroad after 40 plus years as a Yardman.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sue White Powell and his parents.
Survivors include a daughter, T. K. Faulkner (Shane) of Pine Bluff; a granddaughter, “Sam”; an Uncle, Jay Martin (Jean) of Cleburne, Texas; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be Tuesday, 5 to 7 p.m. at Robinson’s.
Graveside service by Ralph Robinson & Son will be Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at 2 p.m., in Oak Grove Cemetery at Yorktown with Reverend Leon Jones, Sr. officiating.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2222 Cottondale Lane, Suite 310, Little Rock, AR 72202.