Cynthia Powell, 53, died Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017 at her residence.
Final rites will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 25 inthe Peoples Funeral Home chapel in Whiteville with Rev. James Smith officiating. Viewing will be held Saturday, Nov. 25 one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Welches Creek Cemetery.
Surviving are one daughter, Khadijah Jones of the home; her father, Floyd Drayton of Mt. Pleasant Mills, Pa.; and one brother, Lloyd Taylor of Durham.