Sgt. Major Chadd Powell
Oct. 8, 1978 to Nov. 21, 2019
Sgt. Major Chadd Powell, 41, of Morganton, NC passed away Thursday, November 21, 2019. Born on October 8, 1978, he was the son of Jane Powell and the late Greg Powell. Chadd was a 23-year veteran with the National Guard. He was deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 2004, and Operation Enduring Freedom 2015. Chadd was a member of the Lovelady Masonic Lodge #670 in Valdese and Master Mason in 2017. He loved playing his guitar and singing, spending time with his family and friends and loved humor. Chadd always said he was “loving life.”
Chadd is survived by Cindy Powell; daughter, Alaina Powell; mother, Jane Powell; sister, Nikki Powell and fiancée, Daniel Williams; brother, Devin Powell; nephews, Bryson Williams and Garrett Williams.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 pm until 3:30 pm, Sunday, December 1, 2019 at Sossoman Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 3:30pm in the Colonial Chapel of the funeral home with the Rev. W. Jim Smith officiating. Military honors will be provided by the NC National Guard.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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