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Celebrating the life of

Evelyn Knight McKay Powell

November 03, 1947 - March 29, 2024

Evelyn Knight McKay Powell

Evelyn Knight McKay Powell of Stilson, GA passed away peacefully at Ogeechee Area Hospice on Friday, March 29, 2024 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Evelyn was born in 1947 in DeKalb County, Illinois. She is survived by her three children, nine grandchildren, and thirteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands, William E. McKay, Jr. and Robert L. Powell.

In remembrance of Evelyn’s life, the family asks that you consider making a charitable donation to Ogeechee Area Hospice, 200 Donehoo Street, Statesboro, GA 30458. 

A celebration of Evelyn’s life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2024 at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 2810 Old Flat Ford Road, Brooklet, (Stilson) GA.



Sending our condolences and lots of love from the Carrier family.

- The Carrier Family , Richmond Hill, Georgia

A candle has been lit!

Sending love, thoughts and prayers to your family.

- McClendon Family, Evans, GA

This was the most sweetest women I ever met , and was so thankful for my niece to call her , her great grandmother <3. I loved her sweeet soul forever in the after life I love you

- Cheyenne Blackmon, Mc Bee, SC

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel