OBITUARY: Robert Ray Powell


Robert Ray Powell, age 80, of Ashland City, Tennessee, passed away at Hillcrest Healthcare Center on Tuesday, April 18, 2023.

He was born in Huntsville, Alabama, on September 1, 1942, to Robert Earl and Ina Loveal (Bain) Powell.

He was a retired dental technician for Peterman Dental Lab.

Robert is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Ina Powell; and sister, Hilda Bray.

He is survived by his daughter, Leigh Garrison (Tim); sister, Barbara Laster (Robert); 2 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren.

Cheatham County Funeral Home 615-792-2552 online condolences at


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