Corrine Johnson Powell, 84 of Church Hill, departed this life peacefully on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at her home.
Born January 18, 1933 in Virginia, daughter of the late Alvin and Hopie Johnson. She was the last surviving child of 12 children. In the early 1970’s, Corrine married Willard Powell.
Corrine was employed with B & S Fisheries of Grasonville, MD and Rockwell International in Pennsylvania. After retiring from Rockwell International, she became a homemaker for her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her granddaughters, Corrine, Adeijah and Salina, two grandsons, Francis and Addie and three great grandsons, Alex, Jaden and Alya-Wan Jr and a son in-law, Kenny.
Corrine is survived by eight children, Victoria Robinson (Church Hill, MD), Portia Jones (Chester, MD), Ben Jones (Church Hill, MD), Walter Jones (Glen Burnie, MD), Rita Johnson (New Castle, PA), Pamela Ligous (Pittsburgh, PA), Sheila Johnson Barnett (Wilbur), Jamacia and Paula Johnson (New Castle, PA); 29 grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; a special nephew/son, Gregory Schroeder (Chicago, IL) and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.