Mr. Ryan Hobie Powers, 30, of Nicholasville, passed away Thursday afternoon, March 18, 2021 in Lexington. He was the son of Denver E. and Kay Crawford Powers born on April 18, 1990 in Corbin.
Ryan was an employee of MVC in Nicholasville and a member of the Southland Christian Church. He was a former member of the Knox Central High School football team and enjoyed watching UK sports and NASCAR.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, George and Genorra Bargo Crawford and Steeley and Arbutis Wilson Powers; a sister, Amber Danielle Powers and an uncle, Hobert Robinson.
Survivors include his loving parents, Denver and Kay Powers of Barbourville; a treasured niece and nephew, Jenna Alyse Smith of Barbourville and Dallas Hobie Creekmore of Williamsburg; aunts and uncles, Dennis and Teresa Jackson, Bobby and Phyllis Reynolds, Debbie Robinson and Danny and Terry Powers; a host of cousins; a special friend, who he loved as a brother, Johnny Campbell of Okeechobee, FL; his Revive Ministries family in Nicholasville; his brothers and counselors at various recovery centers including Addiction Recovery Care (Lake Hill Oasis), Recovery Works and a host of other centers that gave him a strong foothold on stepping forward with his recovery.
His funeral service will be conducted in the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home Friday, March 26 at 12 Noon with Rev. Josh K. Smith, Tony Barrett and Darrell Breeden officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Killion Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Adam Townsley, Brandon Tomlinson, Johnny Campbell, Kyle Hart, Cody Brooks, Kenny Fisher and Jarrel Tibbs. Serving as honorary bearers will be Tracey Caudell and his brothers in recovery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday between 6 and 9 P.M. and Friday prior to the funeral hour.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Knox Funeral Home.
Please remember, during the continuing COVID-19 event, capacity restrictions, social distancing and the wearing of face coverings as mandated by the Governor of Kentucky will be followed during all services. We appreciate your help with these guidelines so we can continue to serve our community during these trying times in the safest manner possible.