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Deborah Lynn Powell

Service Date: January 19, 2022
Visitation Info: Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington
Interment Info: Linnemann Funeral Home Crematory
Service Info: Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington
Service Info

Deborah Lynn Powell, 54, of Burlington, KY passed away peacefully and surrounded by family at her residence on Saturday, January 8, 2022.  The youngest of seven, Debbie was born in Frankfort, IN on October 12, 1967 to Paul and Joyce (Firestone) Jones.  After graduating from Georgetown College, Debbie worked at the Council of State Governments, where she was able to travel and experience the world.  She loved shopping with her daughter Katy, walking her dog Jasper and enjoyed time with her family and friends.  Debbie was preceded in death by her parents and brother John Jones.  She is survived by her husband Chad Powell, daughter Kaitlyn Wagoner Powell, brother Paul Jones (Alice), sister Theresa Jones, sister Pam Jones, sister Robin Toney (David) and sister Mindy Stuard (Bruce).  A Memorial Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 from 5pm to 7pm at Linnemann Funeral Home in Burlington, KY. The visitation will be followed by a Memorial Service at 7 PM.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.  Online condolences can be made at

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington

1940 Burlington Pike
7:00 pm

Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington

1940 Burlington Pike

Linnemann Funeral Home Crematory

Address: 30 Commonwealth Avenue Erlanger, KY - Kentucky 41018
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Deborah Lynn Powell


Sweet memories

Chad and Katy, You have been in my thoughts and prayers since I heard the news of Debbie’s passing. May God comfort you and give you peace in a way that only He can. I will continue to lift you up as you walk through the days ahead. Much love to you, Beth Farmer Stucker

Love and prayers.

Dear Chad, Katy, and family, we are so sorry for your loss. Although no words can really help to ease the pain you bear, just know that you are very close in every prayer and thought. May memories of Debbie and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead.

Paul and Kathy Weisner

Sweet Debbie

Dear Chad, Katy and Jones family,
May God guide and strengthen you so Wednesday will be a joyful day as we all celebrate Debbie’s life. Such a sweet sweet spirit deserves the best!
Our contribution to the American Cancer Society has been mailed.
With sincere sympathy and LOVE, N C Wagoners – Aunt Pete and Uncle Dickie

Kindercare kids will truly miss Debbie

Though I did not really know ” Ms. Debbie “.. My grandson Tripp Kinnett knew and loved his teacher ” Ms. Debbie”. She was truly a remarkable teacher and person and will be missed by all her “kids” at Kindercare. My hope is that she will be blessed by the children around her in heaven.

Rick and Mary Lou Hasselbeck

Sending love and prayers

Oh, Chad! I’m so sorry and so sad!
I do hope happy memories are carrying you and your family through these hard times. Love Debbie and love you! – Molly

Sending Prayers from NC

Chad and Katy,
We are so devastated to hear this news.
Please know how much we are thinking of you.
Sending you our love, prayers, and virtual hugs!
Krispin, Mike, Bridget & Patrick Barr

Fond Memories

Chad, I am so sorry to hear of Debbie’s passing. I have fond memories of our Georgetown College and Kappa Delta days. Prayers for you and her entire family as you walk down the road of grief. She was far too young.
~Julie Greer Anderson

Wonderful Teacher

For the short time we were able to know Ms. Debbie, I will say she left one heck of a mark on people. There was never a day that I didn’t see a smile on her face, always positive with the kids and a wonderful person. The kids at Kindercare will miss her dearly and It takes a special person to be a great teacher.
“Perhaps they aren’t stars in the sky, but rather openings where our loved ones shine down to let us know they are happy.”
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Keith, Erin, Adelyn and Gannon Watters

I hate cancer!!!!

Chad, I’m so very sorry! I hate cancer so very much. We’re giving it a run for its money here in Memphis but it’s a devil that may get the upper hand at any moment. I’m sorry this devil got Debbie. It was too soon for her to leave this earth. Thinking of you and your daughter daily in these days going forward without her.