Viola Ann Powell, 58, of Paducah died at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at her home.
She was a retired operator of the 6th Street Bargain Store and a member of Central Church of Christ of Paducah.
She is survived by her husband, Herschel E. Powell; four sons; one stepson, Harold Powell of Paducah; three daughters; one stepdaughter, Cynthia Newton of Paducah; two brothers, Alfred Silkey and John Silkey, both of Dallas; two sisters, Loretta White and Patricia Morrison, both of Dallas; five stepgrandchildren; and five stepgreat-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Johnny and Loffa May (Rogers) Silkey; and several brothers; and sisters.
There will be no service or visitation. Hughes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Lourdes Hospice Foundation Fund, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, KY 42002-9961.