Gaylord E. Powell, 83, died Thursday, September 29, 2011, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst, N.C.
A memorial service was held at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 2, at The Village Chapel in Pinehurst.
Gaylord was born June 29, 1938, in Johnstown, N.Y., to the late Alida Martha Little and Gaylord Clifton Powell. He graduated from St. Lawrence University and received his MBA from Syracuse University. He retired to Pinehurst in 1986 after a 28-year career with the Xerox Corporation. He was a mason in Brockport, N.Y., past treasurer and past board secretary of the Village Chapel, and President of the Village Chapel Foundation in Pinehurst.
He is survived by: his wife, Cathleen; son, Stephen C. Powell of Willoughby, Ohio; daughters, Deniese A. Powell of Rural Retreat, Va., and Cynthia P. Joyner of Waterbury, Conn.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Village Chapel Foundation - Youth Ministries, Village Green, Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Online condolences may be made to www.bolesfuneralhome.com.
Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines is assisting the family.