Barbara Jane Powell, 60, of Burgettstown, PA, passed away Friday, February 8, 2013 at her home. Born March 13, 1952 in Kittanning, PA, she was a daughter of the late Leslie and Betty Forringer Brice. She was also preceded in death by her brothers David and Randy Brice. Mrs. Powell was a dedicated and devoted homemaker and was a member of the Church of Christ. Barbara loved cooking for her family, gardening and painting. She is survived by her husband Carl F. Powell of Burgettstown, son Christopher (Jamie) Powell; daughter April Dawn Powell (Clinton) Simms all of Colliers, WV; brother Leslie (Betty Anne) Brice of Ford City, PA; sister Betty Joe (Dave) Mantuscin of Leechburg, PA; grandsons Hunter and Ryder Simms and Austin Powell; granddaughter Taylor Powell; sister-in-law Darlene Corwin and brother-in-law Larry Powell. Visitation will be held Monday from 1-5PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV where funeral services will follow at 5PM with Pete Cole officiating. Interment will be held at the convenience of the Powell family.

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  1. Gomer, Chris and April Sorry to hear about Janie passing away. Our love to all of you. Warren, Karen and Family ( Linda’s brother)

  2. What a wonderful Lady and neighbor!! You will be sadly missed for sure! So glad we shared some laughs and good times while they lasted! Will have fond memories always in our hearts and minds! Til we meet again one day! May god bless the ones that are left behind! Even though our hearts are hardened we will think of you often and always as close as our heart and soul! Our sympathy to the family and friends. God bless!

  3. Dear Carl and family, I am so sorry to herar of Janie’s passing. I will miss her dearly. We were best friends in our younger days.i will think of her often and smile because of all my goo thoughts of her. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  4. Carl, I want to tell you I’m sorry for your lose. Now you have to stay strong and take care of yourself so you can provide the needs of your children and grandchildren has Jannie did. If there is anything I can do for you, please don’t hesitate, call me. Andy 2157880992

  5. Dear Carl and family, My sincere sympathy and love to all of you. You will be in my thoughts and prayers….May the love and friendship of friends and family give you comfort during these difficult days. Love to all of you….Ruthie

  6. Chris so sorry for your loss…. I know this is a hard time for your Dad and April and all who loved your Mom… hugs and love

  7. Carl, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of you wife (from Andy). I can’t imagine! I hope you find peace in your memories of your life together and pray for you and your family as you adjust to her absense. I believe that she is with you always, until that day you join her in God’s Eternity. I also know that it’s hard to believe now but someday in the future you will again enjoy memories of her without the same degree of pain you feel today. God Bless You Brother & Semper Fi. John and Shelley Madden

  8. So very sorry to hear of your wifes passing. If there is anything I can do feel free to let me know. I didn’t realize we lived as close as we do.Please keep in touch. Sgt. William C. Hunt AFSC

  9. Carl.. so sorry for your loss..Cherish the memories that you and your family can share..You are all in my prayers

  10. Carl we our so sorry to hear about the loss of your wife Barbara , we our sending our deepest Sympathy & our prayers & thoughts be with each of you`s

  11. To Carl, Chris & April, I just talked to April this morning after my brother, Mike, had given me the news. I wished I could have been there today. You guys were a second family to me and have given me some of the best memories of my life. I have moved away to Maryville, TN, but it is times like these I wished I was still home. You are all in my thoughts and prayers and I still think about all of you. My heart is with you and I am there with you in spirit. Thanks for tolerating me all these years. Barbara will be very missed. Much love, Barbara A. Taylor (Duni)

  12. Carl, Christopher, and April, So sorry to learn of Jane’s recent passing. I remember when she was baptized in Langeloth. Jane had such a pleasant personality and I am sure her presence will be greatly missed. Find comfort in God and in your good memories.

  13. Carl, Chris and April, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Please let us know if there is anything that we can do.

  14. Carl, Audrey, Darlene and Larry, I am so saddened to hear about Barbara’s passing. I have known your family for so long. I hope you will look to God for the comfort that only he can give at this difficult time. In Christian Love with many prayers.

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