Brenda Lee Powell, 49

WELLSVILLE – Brenda Lee Powell, 49, of Wellsville, passed away Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014.

Born Oct. 22, 1964, in Weirton, she was the daughter of Ellen (Blake) Duty of Chester and the late Jerry Duty Sr.

Brenda was a graduate of Oak Glen High.

Besides her father, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry “Fritz” Duty Jr., and a sister, Maxine Bebout.

In addition to her mother, surviving are a son, Mark Deemer of Chester; two daughters, Ashley Powell and Jessica Taylor of East Liverpool; two grandchildren, Cameron and Raegan; and two sisters, Barbara Meeks and Mary (Terry) Gilbert of East Liverpool.

Visitation will be held at the Nixon Funeral Home in Newell Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, from 4-7 p.m., with a funeral service at 7 p.m.