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Walter  Connally Powell, Jr., (Walt)
  • Memorial contributions may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, All Saints Episcopal School, both in Tyler, Responsible Pet Owners Alliance (, Pints for Prostates ( or to a charity of your choice.

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Posted by: eshan chandrarathan - kandy - Teacher   Aug 18, 2017

live peace

Posted by: eshan chandrarathan - kandy - Teacher   Aug 12, 2017

Thinking often how blessed I was to have known such a wonderful person. Memories with you are forever.

Posted by: Cheryl Ward - Austin, TX - Beer circle friend   Jun 11, 2015

Oh Bolivia, our hearts are with you. Nothing is so hard as to lose a child ( no matter how old)!
Joyce and Dick Finnegan

Posted by: Joyce Finnegan - Plymouth, MA - Friend   Jun 05, 2015

It has been a year and you are so dearly missed. We will be gathering tonight at Flix and Homefield to celebrate your life and your many accomplishments. I am so very grateful to have met you in my life as you were such an inspiring person.Blessings and thoughts to all of the many friends and family left behind.

Posted by: Cheryl Ward - Austin, TX - friend   Jun 04, 2014

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Posted by: Donald l & MaryAnnHall - Louisville, KY - Pug Friend   Jul 02, 2013

Bolivia and Connolly- my heart is broken over the loss of your walty- I remember him at Katie's birthday parties when he was just a little boy.
Bolivia- I have wonderful memories of our nursing home visits with your little dogs. I attended the service at Christ episcopal and didn't get a chance to speak with you, but I have made a donation to responsible pet owners organization in walt's memory.
love, linda toney

Posted by: linda toney - tyler, TX - friend   Jul 01, 2013

Connally and Bolivia:
My heartfelt sympathy goes out to you both. May the peace of our Lord be with you and keep you in faith with Him. God Bless

Posted by: Buddy Clarke    Jun 27, 2013

I never met or spoke to Walt and had never heard if him until reading of his passing. Although difficult to manage, please feel proud and happy that Walt seemed to touch so many in such a positive way. After reading about Walt, I wished I had the opportunity to have crossed paths with him. There is too much negativity, unhappiness, and unpleasantness in life but Walt seemed committed to living each day with passion, excitement, and to focus on

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Posted by: Brian - Philadelphia, PA - None   Jun 21, 2013

Amazing service yesterday at Flix Brewhouse. Walt was so loved and revered. My thoughts and prayers to Walt's family, friends and loved ones.

Posted by: Rob Contreras - Austin, TX   Jun 19, 2013