Julie A. Powell, 67, of Benwood, WV passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 20, 2024.

Julie was born to the late William Monroe and Martha Jean (Shutt) Hurdle in Huntington, Indiana on November 28, 1956. Julie enjoyed animals, spending time with her family and friends and serving her community when she was able as a past member of the Lions Club of McMechen.

In addition to her parents, Julie is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Richard Lee Powell and her sister, Nancy Hurdle.

Left to cherish her memory is her devoted son, Kevin Powell, brother, David (Patti) Hurdle, nieces and nephews, Carolyn, Will and James Hurdle, her dear friend and neighbor, Stace as well as her beloved feline companions, Domino and Louise.

Friends and family will gather to celebrate and remember Julie’s life on Friday, April 5, 2024 with a memorial visitation from 2:00 until the time of service at 3:00 PM at Altmeyer Funeral Home Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, WV with Rev. Mitch Johnston as celebrate.