Donald E. Powell, Age 79, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on April 21, 2010. He was born on August 10, 1930, in Roanoke, Virginia. He was preceded in death by his parents Hazel and Harry Powell of Vinton, Virginia and his son, John Powell of Lawrenceville, GA. Mr. Powell is survived by his wife of 54 years, Iris J. Powell, daughter, Donna Williams & Husband Dr. George Williams, of Atlanta, GA, son, Mike Powell & wife Vicki , of Blacksburg, VA, son, Bob Powell & wife Susan of Dallas, GA , daughter, Anne Huntzinger & husband, Garner of Port St. Joe, Fl, 11 grandchildren, and 3 great –grandchildren. A Funeral Service will be at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, April 24, 2010 at Tom M. Wages Lawrenceville Chapel. Rev. Gary “Bill” Letchworth will officiate. Interment will follow in the Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent or viewed at Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, 120 Scenic Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30046 770-963-2411.