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James Edward "JP" Powell

March 26, 1931 — December 6, 2016

“For no one is cast off by the Lord forever.  Though he brings grief, he will show compassion, so great is his unfailing love.  For he does not willingly bring affliction or grief to anyone.” Lamentations 3:31-33

The Staff & Management of R. Swinson Funeral Services joins in sorrow with the family of Mr. James Edward "JP" Powell, 85, of 3407 Coleman Drive, Apt. 5 passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Signature Healthcare Center.

Services will be held on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 1:00 PM from the Robert Swinson, Jr. Memorial Chapel. Burial will take place in the Howell Cemetery. A public visitation will be held on Monday, December 12, 2016 from 4:00-7:00 PM from the Robert Swinson, Jr. Memorial Chapel.

Survivors include four sons, Larry Powell of Kinston, John Chapman of Virginia, James Powell, Jr. of Kinston and Terry Sweat of Maryland; one daughter, Sherrill Barfield of Kinston; one sister, Melvin Powell of Kinston; and one grandchild.

Professional, sympathetic, dignified, compassionate care and service entrusted to R. Swinson Funeral Services.

Sympathy Cards & Floral Arrangements may be sent to R. Swinson Funeral Services 208 E. Blount St. Kinston NC 28501.

Please keep the Family of the Late Mr. James Powell, Jr. in your prayers during this time of bereavement.

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