2023ObituariesDonald “Chip” Powell, Jr.

September 16, 2023by SealeUser1

 Donald “Chip” Powell Jr., 55, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, passed away on September 16, 2023. Chip was born on March 23, 1968, in Harris County, Texas. He was a loving and caring man who will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Chip had a vibrant personality and a zest for life. He was a devoted LSU and Saints fan and enjoyed cheering for his favorite teams. Chip loved traveling with his wife and had a passion for fishing, which he often enjoyed with his family and close friends. He was always there to lend a listening ear and offer support to those who needed it. Survived by his beloved wife, Donna Sanders-Powell, Chip leaves behind a host of cherished family members and friends. He is survived by his stepchildren and their spouses River Warren and Jozi Richard, Raven and Andre Ferguson, and Whitney and Kamie Parker. As well as his granddaughter Abby Ferguson, and grandson Joseph Parker. Chip is also survived by his step-niece Trenee DeCuir and sister-in-law Amy DeCuir. Chip was preceded in death by his father, Donald Patrick Powell Sr., and his mother, Mikelean Grace Stockwell. He will be reunited with them in eternal peace. Chip attended St. Amant High School and later pursued a career as truck driver. A private memorial service will be scheduled at a later date to celebrate Chip’s life and to allow his loved ones to pay their final respects. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the GoFundMe page set up in 



One comment

  • Patricia Powell Genre

    November 21, 2023 at 10:44 pm

    I had no idea that Chip had passed. Please know I continue to keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.


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