CUMBERLAND - Alma Louise "Nat" Powell, 85, of Cumberland, died Saturday, April 28, 2007, at the Allegany County Nursing Center.

Born June 1, 1921, in Morgan County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Pauline (Allen) Spencer and James R. Robinson.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Ellsworth Powell Sr.; three children, Thomas and Margie Powell, infant twins, and Phyllis Ann Powell; four brothers, Charles Spencer, Bing Spencer, Leon Spencer and Belmont Spencer; and two sisters, Christine Fields and Roselene Fields.

Mrs. Powell was a homemaker and a member of McKendree United Methodist Church.

Surviving are her sons, Robert E. Powell Jr., Gilbert W. Powell and wife Renae, Gregory R. Powell Sr. and wife Janet, Cumberland, Ronald L. Powell, Seaford, Del., and Joseph P. Powell and wife Clara, Cumberland; daughters, Gloria L. Powell, Lena Washington, and Linda Trimble and husband Gerald, all of Cumberland; 29 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; one brother, James E. Spencer, Paw Paw, W.Va.; two sisters, Caroline Enos and Betty Lou Clark, Harrisburg, Pa.; and special niece, Janet Levi, Harrisburg.

Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland (, on Monday from 7 to 9 p.m.

Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on Tuesday at 1 p.m. with Pastor Joseph Howard officiating.

Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

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