The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

November 17, 2013


Enid News & Eagle

— Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Powell will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a reception for family and friends 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at Circle of Life Event Center, 3002 N. Van Buren, Enid. Cards may be sent to 18822 East Fox Dr., Covington, OK 73730. They request no gifts.

Marvin Powell and Sheryl Baker were married Nov. 22, 1963, (the same day JFK was assassinated) at the Evangelistic Center in Enid. The Rev. Willard K. Stevens officiated.

They owned and operated Powell Electric in Enid for more than 30 years, until they retired and moved the family farm in 2004, where they still farm full-time.

They attend First Baptist Church of Covington and are members of Corvettes of Enid.

Their children are Dawn Eggers and husband Rod, Louisburg, Kan., and Joelle Powell, Covington, and the late Lance Powell. They have two granddaughters.