Beverly Powell, age 91, beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away on May 23, 2019. Beverly was born in Ely, Nevada on April 12, 1928. Her family moved to Salt Lake City, Utah in the 1930's where she lived with her sister, Janet Hampton, who preceded her in death and her brother Jim Jensen of Orem, Utah. Beverly is preceded in death by her parents, James Clark Jensen and Maude Petersen Jensen. Beverly married Norman Powell on May 1, 1947 in Salt Lake, Utah. They moved their family to Las Vegas in 1955 where they owned a business together, Charleston T.V. & Appliance. Once Norm retired, they traveled the world for over 50 years. They had many great adventures, visiting every state and over 70 foreign countries. Beverly was fun-loving and funny; she had a warm and wonderful personality. She hosted family dinners on Sundays, bridge parties and dinner parties for friends and neighbors during the week, and she spent dinner parties for friends and neighbors, and she spent many summers in Sequim, Washington and Park City, Utah. Beverly was a golfer, a reader, a cook and a seamstress, a crossword puzzler, and a great card player. Beverly's laughter and love will be missed by all who knew her.
Beverly is survived by her husband Norman Powell, and her four children, Norman Craig (Angie) Powell, Pattie (Carey) Johnson, Pam Petrelli, Richard Powell and her grandchildren, Shane (Toni) Petrelli, Stacy (Dave) Lax, Carrie (Dom) Robine, Kelly (Stav) Fischer, Kelsey Downs and Tommy Downs. Beverly had 12 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, June 1st at 1:00pm at Davis Funeral Home, Rainbow Chapel, on 1401 S. Rainbow Blvd, 89146.
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