George Oliver Powell, 54, of Richmond passed away in his home on January 3rd, 2019.
He was born June 22, 1964, in Richmond, Indiana to Jerry Lee and Wava Joan Heath Powell. George graduated from Northeastern High School in 1982. George was a longtime resident of Whitewater and worked at Smarrelli General Contractor Inc. for 28 years as mechanic and fabricator.
Survivors include his brother, Everette Powell, four children, Jeff Mills, Dean (Kim) Mills, Chuck (Jenn) Powell, and Jerry (Angel) Powell all of Richmond; his girlfriend Bonnie Roberts and 11 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Shirley Burelison.
Services will be 7:00 pm Saturday January 5, 2019 Stegall-Berheide-Orr Funeral Home with Bobby Pierce officiating. Friends may call from 4:00PM to 7:00PM Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Animal Care Alliance: 1353 Abington Pike, Richmond, IN 47374. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting