Mr. Nelson Lee Powell transitioned on Saturday March 9, 2019 in Wyncote, PA. He was 88 years of age. Nelson was born on May 20, 1930 in Philadelphia, PA. He retired as a security officer in the banking industry. He will be missed by his wife, children other relatives and friends. A funeral service will be held on Monday March 18, 2019 at Mount Airy COGIC 6401 Ogontz Avenue Phila PA 19126. The viewing will begin at 10:00 am with the service to follow at 11:00 am. Burial will be at Northwood Cemetery 15th & Haines St. 19126. Please remember the family in your prayers.