David Powell, Jr., age 72, of Conway, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Powell was born in Conway, a son of the late David Powell, Sr. and Vivian Marie Anderson Powell. He was a 1969 graduate of The Citadel with a Master’s Degree in Education. Mr. Powell was a retired beloved Principal of Kingston Elementary School and Seaside Elementary School. He was an avid fisherman and loved woodworking and making old things new. The family would like to think Rachel Collin, Dr. Hyek, and all of the staff at CMC Pulmonary Rehab and all of David’s friends and colleagues who helped support him through his strengths and struggles. Surviving are his wife of 30 years, Kristy Powell, one son, Grant Powell, two step-osns, Matt Jiron (Kristin Johnson) and Jeremy Jiron (Christy), one step-daughter, Betsy Jiron, six grandchildren, and one sister, Tina Deierlein. No local services are planned. Memorials may be sent to the American Lung Association at www.lung.org Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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