Powell Frank Reece, age 65, passed away suddenly on June 26, 2017. He was born on March 5, 1952, in New Waverly, Texas to Sidney and Rosa Lee Harrison Reece. Powell was loved by all who came in contact with him. He leaves behind a family that is devoted to him. They include his sons: Kevin Reece (Ursula), John Lagway (Sharon), and Derrick Lagway (Nikki), close to his heart were his grandchildren: Johnathan, Kenrick, Taylor, Malaysia, Kenneth, Tyriq, Samara, D.J., and Jamal, sisters: Essie Frazier (Maud), Bernice Tucker (Raymond), Robbie Williams, Cornelia Goffney (Booker), and Onita Oliphant (Tobe), brothers: Donald Reece (Barbara), Grover Reece, Thomas Reece, and Cade Reece, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, additional relatives and friends. Viewing will be Friday, June 30, 2017, 12:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. at the Cox Funeral Home Chapel. Powell's home going service will be Saturday, July 1, 2017, 10:00 A.M. at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Willis, Texas. The body will lie in state 9:00 A.M. until the beginning of the service. Burial will immediately follow in the New Homes Cemetery, in Willis, Texas.
Published on June 29, 2017