WATCH: The Goodfellow AFB Salute To The Powells
SAN ANGELO, TX -- In honor of the late Colonel Charles Powell and his wife JoAnne Powell, Goodfellow Air Force Base paid tribute to the two on Friday morning in renaming the base community center the Powell Event Center.
The dedication ceremony honored U.S. Air Force Retired Col. Charles E. Powell, a previous commander of the 3480th Technical Training Wing at Goodfellow Air Force Base. Even after retirement Colonel Powell and his wife JoAnne continued to support the base and the San Angelo community
In addition to the dedication of the building, the ballroom in the event center was renamed after JoAnne Powell Ballroom to honor Colonel Powell's wife.
Watch as U.S. Representative August Pfluger (CD-11), Goodfellow Air Force Base Wing Commander Colonel Matthew Reilman, along with the daughter of Colonel Charles Powell and JoAnne Powell Teresa McKinney share sincere words about the Powells.