Douglas W. Powell, 61, of Amelia, VA entered into eternal rest after a long illness on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. He is survived by his wife, Mary A. Powell; two sons, Mario and Vernon Powell, niece/daughter, Marquita Brown of Colorado Springs, CO; eight grandchildren, Kristian Powell, Janiya Powell, Jordan Powell, Shelba Brown, Drequan Brown, DeMontre Brown, Victoria Powell, and Sierre Cross. He also leaves behind, mother, Margaret Edmonds; three sisters, Lorna Dee Clements, Gale Tatum, and Deborah Wilson of Hampton, VA; three brothers, Orlander Clements of Chesapeake, VA, Leander Clements, and Carlton Powell of Chesterfield, VA and a host of other beloved family and friends. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017 at Affinity Funeral Service, 2720 Enterprise Parkway Richmond, VA 23294. A burial service will follow at 3pm at Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Amelia. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the National Stroke Association or Disabled American Veterans.