Mrs. Ada Lee Powell Jones of Brooklyn, New York, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday January 24, 2018 . She lived to the golden age of 92. Ada was born in Fairmont, North Carolina during the winter of 1925. Her parents were the late Mr. Henry Pierce Powell and Mrs. Mary Patterson. At an early age she accepted Christ as her Savior and joined First Baptist Church in Fairmont. She was an active member of the church. After graduating from high school she moved to New York and she began a career in the medical field. She became a provider in the medical field and had a special touch and beautiful smile in providing tender care for patients assigned to her. She made many friends in New York and lived there til the end.
Mrs. Jones has now added her link in deaths chain of the Powell family to her parents; her stepmother, Mrs. Saphronia Thompson McCormick, and siblings: Oscar, Henry, Lattie, Sarah, Mable, Lucille, Esther, Dorothy, Annie, Raefield, Wade, Thomas, Sandy and Fred.
Left with precious memories are three siblings: Ernestine McCormick Jones, Minnie McCormick and Morris McCormick; dedicated nieces and nephews: Madison Bennett, Wanda Dockery, Mary Dudley, and Debra Kilgore; and other relatives and friends.