EAST CHICAGO, IN - Jessie James Powell 'Pete', age 75 of East Chicago, IN passed away Friday, December 8, 2017 at Methodist Hospital Northlake Campus in Gary. He is survived by two daughters: Stephanie (Randolph) Garner and Crystal King; two brothers: Joseph and Tyrone Powell; three sisters: Juanita Williams, Rose Williams and Cleola Powell; two aunts: Mary Halliday and Mae Bell Smith; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by brother, Willie Lee Powell, Jr.; sisters: Duffie Powell, Rev. Metta Stone and Janice Bailey.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 11:00 AM at HINTON & WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, 4859 Alexander Avenue, East Chicago.
Mr. Powell retired from Amoco Oil.
Hinton & Williams Funeral Home is honored to be of service to the Powell family during their time of loss.