Rosaphene Osborne Powers

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Rosaphene Osborne Powers

Age 81, of Auburn, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Monday morning June 19, 2017 at 9:00 AM.

She was the daughter of the late Oscar Osborne and Julie Ann Peyton Osborne.

Rosaphene was a homemaker and a long time member of the Church of God in Cox’s Mills WV.

She loved serving the Lord, spending time with her grandchildren, working in her puzzle books, and in her younger years gardening and digging roots in the mountains.

Rosaphene was preceded in death by her husband, O’dell Powers; son, Mack Powers; daughters, Sharlotte Mason & Ilene Powers; grandson, Bobby Wyers; sister, Nancy Bailey (Ray), and brothers, Harold & Prather Osborne.

Rosaphene is survived by one brother, Benny Osborne (Martha) of Davin, WV; two sisters in laws, Gail Osborne of Cyclone, WV & Virginia Lou Osborne of Pennsboro, WV; two daughters, Normaleen Collins & Wilma Powers and one adopted son, Benjamin Powers (Christine), all of Auburn, WV; daughter in law, Nancy Powers of Racine, OH; three son in laws, Denzil Mason of Cox’s Mills, WV, Terry Collins of Cairo, WV, Dale Wyers of Brohard, WV.  She was blessed with five granddaughters, five grandsons, five great granddaughters, 16 great grandsons, one great great granddaughter, two great great grandsons, and lots of nieces, nephews, cousins, and many other family members and friends.

Funeral services will be 1 PM, Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the Cox’s Mills Church of God with Dannett Osborne and Mike Kell officiating.

Burial will follow in the Auburn Baptist Cemetery. 

Visitation will begin at 4pm on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the Cox’s Mills Church of God.

Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville, WV is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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