Paul David Powell, 55, of Orange, TX passed away on September 2, 2019 in Beaumont, TX after a lengthy illness. A memorial service will be held at New Anointing Church on Hwy 87 N. on September 16 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm to honor his life.

Paul was born April 3, 1964 in Orange, TX. He was a volunteer firefighter for Little Cypress Volunteer Fire Department for many years and had worked several jobs over the years. He enjoyed spending time with his family whom he loved dearly.

Paul is preceded in death by his parents, Samuel David and Alice Faye Davis Powell.

Paul is survived by his wife, Michelle Powell, of West Orange, TX; a sister, Rhonda Cassie Shortridge, of Mauriceville, TX; a brother, Tom Hansson, of College Station, TX; two aunts and two uncles, of Orange, TX; as well as nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members and friends.