December 21, 1997 - March 27, 2018

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Mayci Haven Powell, 20, of Mechanicsburg, Ohio passed away on Tuesday March 27, 2018 in her residence surrounded by her loving family following a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born December 21, 1997 in Marysville, Ohio. Mayci was a 2016 graduate of Mechanicsburg High School where she played soccer and softball, she was attending Clark State University for criminal justice. Mayci was a member of 4-H and FFA, she enjoyed shopping and showing cattle at the Champaign County Fair. Mayci was a great big sister and loved to spend time with her family.

Mayci is survived by her father, Christopher T. (Betsy) Powell; sisters, Morgan, Everly and Landree Powell; grandparents, Elaine (Don) Powell, Wayne (Jacque) Powell, Seymour Buchanan, Susan (Rick) DeLong, Steve and Steph Dunlap; great grandparents, Jim and Betty Welch, Marge Venrick and Ruth Swank; aunts and uncles, Troy and Mandy Powell, Kacy and Tom Moore and Keith Buchanan as well as several cousins and a host of friends including the Swank family.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Kristen R. Buchanan; her aunt, Kwen E. Buchanan and special friend, Mack Hartley.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-7 p.m. Friday, March 30, 2018 in the Mechanicsburg Christian Fellowship Church. Funeral services to celebrate Mayci's life will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 31, 2018 in the church. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.

The family would like to thank Nationwide Children's Hospital, The James Cancer Center, John Canestraro and the Village Pharmacy, Running 4 Life, Hospice of the Miami Valley and everyone else who have helped Mayci though this past year.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to Running 4 Life, 9800 Wren Rd., Mechanicsburg, Ohio 43044.

Services are entrusted to SKILLMAN, McDONALD & VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Mechanicsburg. Condolences may be made to the family at


M Powell - Apr 4, 2018
To Mayci's family, I am so very sorry to read about your loss. Please take comfort in knowing that our heavenly Father truly loves you and cares about what you are going through. He will give you the needed strength to cope during this difficult time. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4
Jill Littleton - Mar 29, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss. I was Macy's language arts teacher in junior high. She was such a wonderful young lady. My prayers are with you and your family.
Cerenda (Fleming) Priddy - Mar 28, 2018
My deepest sympathy to the entire family. So sorry for your loss.
Dave and Amy Lough - Mar 28, 2018
What a courageous young lady...our thoughts and prayers are with your families.
Cindy McGlaughlin - Mar 28, 2018
To all of the family and friends, My deepest sympathy, love and prayers to all.

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