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Donna Rhea Powell Coaker

October 13, 1960 — December 24, 2022

Lepanto, Arkansas


Donna Rhea Powell Coaker made her grand entrance in this world on October 13, 1960 in the small town of Lepanto, Arkansas.  She departed this world on one of her favorite days, Christmas Eve, December 24, 2022 in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

If you knew Donna, you knew not to touch the remote control or call her when she was watching her Tennessee Vols.  She loved the lake, fishing, road trips with Kelley Shaw and Moose, loud music, being the DJ and hosting garage talent shows for the neighborhood kids.  Donna loved jokes and laughter, she loved all animals and loved her family fiercely.

She is preceded in death by her father: Billy Ray Powell.

Donna is survived by one son: Randy Joe Coaker Jr. and wife Megan, mother: Linda Powell, one brother: Billy Lee Powell and wife Karen, one sister: Becky Powell Tigner and husband Todd, special family friend: Cotton Eason, six grandchildren: Emma Coaker, Isabella Mooney, Isaiah Mooney, Riley Coaker, Molly Coaker and Lexee Coaker, two nephews: Dustin Smith and wife Lori and Martin Powell, two nieces: Ashton Brister and husband Dwayne and Anna Leigh Johnson and husband Grant, three great nephews, one great niece and countless friends.

Pallbearers: Dustin Smith, Martin Powell, Wendell Pritchett, Damon Tyler, Keith Tyler and Steve Tyler.

Graveside service will be held Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at 12:00p.m. at Potter Memorial Cemetery in Lepanto, Arkansas with Reverend Jim Duffel officiating.

If you would like to make a donation in Donna’s memory, please consider the Museum, Lepanto USA, Inc. P.O. Box 867 Lepanto, Arkansas 72354

Arrangements are under the care of Delancey Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

Starts at 12:00pm (Central time)

Lepanto (Potter Memorial Cemetery, Arkansas)


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