Mrs. Leila Power, 88, of 140 Sheepleg Road, Iva, SC Peacefully took her enternal rest on Friday, October 8, 2021 at Abbeville Nursing Home.
She was born on September 30, 1933 in Abbeville County to the late william Paul Sr. and Margie Hunter Paul. Leila was educated in Abbeville County School System, and she was the wife of the late Artis Power. She was a Homemaker and a member of Flat Rock AME Church.
She is survived by two sons, Artis (Carrie) Power and Larry Power of Iva, SC; one granddaughter, Loletha Glover of Calhoun Falls, SC; two sisters, Margie Ruth Fisher of Abbeville and Helen Burnett of Due West; four brothers, William (Macie) Paul, Jr., George (Barbara) Paul, Curtis (Carolyn) Paul, Sr. of Abbeville and John Allen (Katie) Paul of Due West; a brother in- law, Lumenel Power of Cininnati, OH. Her memory will also be cherished by a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one brother, Bobby Ray Paul.
Funeral service will be held 12 noon on Tuesday, 12, 2021 at Flat Rock AME Church with burial in the church cemetery. Public viewing will be on Monday from 2-7 pm at the funeral home. The family is at the home of the son, Artis and Carrie Power, 168 Seepleg Rd., Iva, SC. Service entrusted to Richie Funeral Home Inc.
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