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Gloria Hubbard Powell

February 1, 1943 - March 8, 2023

Gloria Hubbard Powell, 80, of Lynchburg passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at her residence. She was the wife of the late Kenneth Russell Powell and Late Albert “Al” Hubbard.

Born in Monroe on February 1, 1943 she was a daughter of the late William “Willie” Campbell and Louise Campbell.

She was preceded in death by a son Johnny Hubbard; a grandson Jonathan Hubbard; and her siblings, Raymond Campbell, Calvin Campbell, Cecil Campbell, Pearl Moore, Shirley Outten, and Lorraine Fitzgerald.

She is survived by a loving  daughter, Karen Gibson (Steve) and Danny Gibson, Jr. (Patty) and a loving son, Mike Hubbard (Tonia); loving grandchildren, Cameron Gibson (Kayla), Landon Gibson, Nikki Hubbard, Jessica Dillow, Brittany Dennis, Arika Stemmer, Kevin Powell and Derrick Powell; and loving great-grandchildren, Khristian, Logan, Hayden, Leela Brooklyn  Jaycen and Impryss; nieces and nephews, Lisa Allen, Kathy Tolley, Teresa Campbell, Kay King, Sandy Chance, Sylvia Swann, Luke Outten and LH Outten; and a special extended family, Darlene and Bob Bowser, Muncie Kersey, Tracey Kersey, Timmy , Jake, Triston, and Isaiah.

A funeral service will be conducted 11:00 am Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at Tharp Funeral Home Madison Heights with Pastor Rick Rasberry  of Thomas Road Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Presbyterian Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday, March 14, 2023 at Tharp Funeral Home, Madison Heights Chapel.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Madison Heights, is assisting the family.  To send condolences, please visit


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Gloria was as sweet as she could be. She loved my children like they was hers and my oldest son was waiting for her with a big ol hug I know he was. She is going to be missed by many. Fly high sweet angel

Posted by Jessica Walker on March 14, 2023

I am so sorry to hear of Mrs. Powell's passing. She was a kind lady and it was a pleasure to have known her and be her nurse. My thought and prayers are with her family!

Posted by Angel Mason, RN on March 13, 2023

It was an honor to know Gloria..she was a sweet lady..R.I.P. my friend!

Posted by Linda Thomas on March 12, 2023

I’m so sorry to hear that Mrs.Powell has passed. Mrs.Powell was my neighbor for many years. Mrs.Powell was a very sweet lady! She loves her family so much. Sending love and prayers for her friends and family. Please give comfort and strength to her family during this difficult time. Love Rhonda and Margaret

Posted by Rhonda on March 10, 2023

So sorry to hear of Gloria's passing. A very kind lady who loved her family. Our thoughts and prayers for the family.

Posted by Lisa May on March 10, 2023

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