In Loving Memory

Marilyn Powell

August 3, 1958 - August 29, 2021


Marilyn Rose Taff Powell, born August 3, 1958, went home to the Lord on August 29, 2021, she was 63 years old. Marilyn was a lifelong resident of Mobile, Alabama.

She is preceded in death by her parents, James Thomas and Willie Alma Taff, one brother, James Darrell Taff, her former spouse, John Daniel Powell, and son-in-law, Bobby Weaver.

Marilyn is survived by her four children, Michelle Summers (Jimmy), Adria Edmonds (Scooter), James Powell (Kayla), and Christina Weaver; her four siblings, Barbara Hodge (Roland), Abigail Pennington (Dennis), Shirley Sutterfield (Bobby), and Rhonda Taff. She had the privilege of loving 13 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, and friends.

Marilyn loved God, her family, friends, singing, dancing, laughing, and drinking coffee. She was well loved and will be truly missed.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 2, 2021, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at the Semmes Community Center for family and friends.

Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at Arrangements handled by Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, in Daphne, Alabama.


  1. Christina Powell

    I love you mom. You are gonna be missed greatly 😢

  2. Marilyn Summers

    My beautiful Best Friend and loving Mother! We went through everything together. You will forever be in our hearts. 😢😥😭💔

  3. Marilyn Summers

    My beautiful Best Friend and loving Mother! We’ve been through everything together. You’re an inspiration! You will forever be in our hearts! Miss you like crazy! 😢😥😭💔

  4. Sue Grant

    Hey,now you are singing in heavens&amp with Jesus& your loved ones.Remember the last times we had good talks&fellowshipped&talked about the Lord &praised Him!!!We enjoyed our visits Marilyn. I guess the next time we visit will be in heaven. LOVE YOU. 💘 SUE


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