Funeral services for Mildred Powell, who passed away in a Bakersfield hospital, will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. in the Erickson and Brown Funeral Home. Rev. Richard Bestear of the Methodist Church of Lamont will officiate services followed by interment in the West Side Cemetery. Mrs. Powell is survived by husband Wilber (Bill) Powell a son, William Sawtell, one sister, Mrs. Gladys of Babylon, New York; and grandchildren.