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Glenn A. Powers

January 19, 1950 — September 16, 2023

Glenn A. Powers, 73, of Benton, passed away surrounded by his family at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga on Saturday, September 16, 2023.


He was born on January 19, 1950, in Chicago, Illinois, to the late Kenneth J. and Lillian B. Powers.


Glenn attended Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and enjoyed watching football, always a loyal Chicago Bears fan.  He was known for his strong voice and trying to make people happy, yeah buddy!


In addition to his parents, Kenneth J., and Lillian B. Powers, he was preceded in death by his beloved furry companion, Whistlebritches.


Left to cherish many memories include his son, Michael (Katie) Powers; sister, Terry Peters and family; brother, Ken (Karen) Powers; niece, Katie (Kevin) Belz; nephew, Kenny (Lauren) Powers; grandchildren who he never had a chance to meet, Andrew, Daisy, Lillian, Violet and Aaron Powers; great nephews, Alex and Henry Belz; great niece, Elodie Belz; cousins, Jim Heilig, Joann Wilson, Tim Padgett along with their families.  A host of friends also survive.


Friends and family will gather from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Friday, September 29, 2023, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.


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Arrangements are entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton.

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Friday, September 29, 2023

6:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Pleasant Grove Baptist Church

, Benton, TN 37307

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