Nehemiah Samuel Powell was born on October 12,1986 to Michael and Lenora Powell in Wilmington,North Carolina.
He accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior at Juniper Level Missionary Baptist Church, under the leadership of Pastor Alexander B.Herring, in Garner,North Carolina. Nehemiah was an active officer of the Youth Usher Board, the Youth Chior& the Drama Ministry at Juniper Level Baptist Church.
He was also a member of the Make A Joyful Noise Theatrical Ministry. He was more than a church member. He often ministered to his peers and fellow students and was quick to give and assist in other ministries affiliated with church.
Nehemiah loved computers, basketball, exploring the operation of electronic equipment, collecting baseball cards and spending time with his family and friends. Unlike most tennagers, he had an unusual desire to spend quality time with his parents. He leaves behind a legacy of love, laughter& joy!