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Alene Powell McFarland

October 31, 1944 — September 20, 2023

Middletown, OH

Alene Powell McFarland, age 78, of Middletown, OH passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2023 at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, OH.  She was born October 31, 1944 in Hamilton, OH.  Alene retired from Wal-Mart in Chiefland, FL.  She was preceded in death by her mother Betty Lamb; father and step-mother Mark and Viola Powell; and husband David McFarland.  She is survived by her children: Donna (David) Justice of Delbarton, WV; Tommy (Lisa) Cottle of Matewan, WV; Carol (Paul) Lamb of Middletown, OH; Mitchell Cottle of Middletown, OH; David (Lorene) McFarland of San Antonio, TX and Ron (Melissa) McFarland of Donaldsville, OH; brothers and sisters: Herbert Powell, Dessie Mae Kerr, Marlene Bailey, Winona (Norman) Shope and Joe (Vi) Powell; grandchildren: Lee (Frankie) Justice of Gilbert Creek, WV, Don (Lisa) Justice of Delbarton, WV, LaDonna Justice of Delbarton, WV, Tiffany Cottle of Pikeville, KY, Bobby Cottle of Matewan, WV, Joshua Patterson of Red Jacket, WV, Crystal Lamb, Dustin Lamb, Dillon Lamb and Harley Lamb all of Middletown, OH, Katie and Thomas Cottle of Mt. Sterling, KY and Hunter and Kayla McFarland; great grandchildren: Don Justice and Brittany Jones of Delbarton, WV, Justin Harrison of Baisden, WV, Graci and Maci Justice of Baisen, WV, Cassie and Derick Cottle of Mt. Sterling, KY, Lucas Lamb, Ellaeva Williams, Madilynn Lamb, Kylie Lamb and Emery Rose Lamb all of Middletown, OH; and numerous nieces and nephews.  A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm on Thursday, September 28, 2023 at Butler County Memorial Park (Chapel at top of hill), 4570 Trenton Oxford Rd, Hamilton, OH 45011.  Gard Funeral Home, Eaton, OH is assisting with arrangements.  Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting

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