In Loving Memory of Matt Powell

Until you have a son of your own... you will never know the joy, the love beyond feeling that resonates in the heart of a father as he looks upon his son.

On Tuesday, March 10th, my sister and I lost our brother, my parent's lost their son, and Declan lost his Dad.  We are so appreciative of the out pouring of support we have received.  Matt touched so many people in so many ways.  It is bitter sweet going to his Facebook page and reading all of your stories.

Anyone who knows Matt knows what an incredible father he was.  His life changed completely the day Declan was born. I have never seen Matt happier.  Declan gave Matt a new reason to live and hope towards the future.  We are so thankful for the time he was given to spend with Dex.     

Many people have asked what they can do for us.  We have set this site up for a college fund for Declan.   All proceeds will be going to Declan.
 
I will leave you all with a lyric from Matt's favorite singers.

"You and me and my old friends, hoping it would never end.  Never say goodbye, never say goodbye.  Holdin' on-we got to try.  Holdin' on to never say goodbye."   Bon Jovi

Donations

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  • Neil & Erica Salmon 
    • $100 
    • 72 mos
  • Mary Lou Pierce 
    • $200 
    • 72 mos
  • maleah whitmire 
    • $30 
    • 72 mos
  • Elizabeth Lyda 
    • $50 
    • 72 mos
  • Shauna Mosley 
    • $200 
    • 73 mos
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Organizer

Beth Perseghetti 
Organizer
Fort Mill, SC
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