Carole Ann Powell

Monday, May 24, 2021

Carole Ann Powell of Green Forest, Arkansas was born February 13, 1940, in Green Forest, Arkansas to Oscar Jay and Martha Lou (Steidley) Stark. Carole passed away on May 19, 2021, at her home in Green Forest, Arkansas at the age of 81.

Carole loved and was a long time member of First Baptist Church of Green Forest. She also loved getting together with friends to visit and eat, cooking for anyone who knocked on the door, but her biggest passion was spending time with her kids and grandkids. Anyone who knew Carole had heard about her family.

Carole worked at many places during her lifetime as well as being a stay at home mom. Of all her jobs outside of the home, Carole loved most her job as a sales clerk at Economy Drug in Berryville, Arkansas.

Carole is survived by her children: son, John Randall Powell and daughter-in-law, Venus, of Green Forest, Arkansas, daughter, Cheryl Dawn Johnson and son-in-law, Todd, of Ft. Smith, Arkansas, three grandsons, Johnathan Lee Powell of Bella Vista, Arkansas, Alexander Powell Johnson and granddaughter-in-law, Julianna, Matthew “Parker” Johnson and daughter-in-law, Avery all of Ft. Smith, Arkansas and her faithful companion and little Yorkie, Taco.

Carole is preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Martha Stark and her husband, John.

Celebration Of Life Service will be 11:00 AM Monday, May 24, 2021 at Smith Family Funeral Home in Green Forest with Rev. Van Edwards officiating. Interment will follow at Pickins Cemetery. Visitation will be 10:00-11:00 AM before the service.

Memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children at