Kenny Wayne Powell

May 15, 1962 ~ January 2, 2024 (age 61) 61 Years Old

Kenny Powell Obituary

Kenny Wayne “Rainmaker” Powell, 61, of Columbia, Kentucky, departed from this earthly life to his heavenly home on January 2, 2024 in Glasgow, Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his father, Walker McKinney “Wormy” Powell.  Kenny was a member of New Life for the Nations Church, a life-long enthusiast of Semi Trucks, big fan of Elvis, Gunsmoke and The McCoy’s.  He was known for his witty humor and kind heart.

Survivors include:

His wife – Shirley Powell of Columbia

His mother – Joyce Triplett Powell of Columbia

One son and daughter-in-law – Wesley and Courtney Powell of Bowling Green

Two grandsons – River and Nolan (who were the light of his life) and expecting a granddaughter, Everly in February 2024.

One brother and sister-in-law – Bobby and Jennifer Powell of Columbia

Two very special nieces – Heather McQueary (Austin) of Russell Springs, Mallory Beard (Tristan) of Columbia

A bonus son – Jeremy McClister (Rachel) of Campbellsville

Home Going service – Saturday, January 6, 2024 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Pastor Gerald Reliford officiating

Burial in Columbia Cemetery

Visitation after 10:00 A.M. Saturday

Casket Bearers:  Tristan Beard, Austin McQueary, Hunter Powell, Brian Harvey, Brandon White, Tim Jones, Larry Sample, Dakotah Sample

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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January 6, 2024

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

Funeral Service
January 6, 2024

1:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728


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