Melody Powell, 59 of Jacksonville, passed away on Friday, April 27, 2018 in Little Rock, Arkansas. She was born in April 16, 1959 in Elkin, West Virginia to the late Richard Collect and Juanita Moore.
She is survived by her husband, Ronald Wayne Powell, three daughters; Becky Brand (Kevin), Dina Green (Randy), Stephanie Dusch (Donald); a step-son, Daniel Martin; twelve grandchildren, Sarah, Austin, Ash Lee, Derin, Cierra, Hunter, Bryan, Matthew, Nevaeh, Katelynn, Truman, Emily; one great grand baby on the way; two brothers, Dennis Collect (Phyllis), Doug Collect (Jo), one sister Denise Maxson (Mike) and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Melody was a loving wife, an amazing mother, grandmother and sister. She enjoyed playing bingo and going to the Casino but was the happiest just being around her family.
The family ask in lieu of flowers donations be made directly to the funeral home to help with her services.
Arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400