Dr. Don Powell '56
The Texas Aggie Band Association and the Corps of Cadets Association announces the passing of Dr. Donald B. Powell, a proud member of the A&M Class of 1956, on October 18th, 2011. He made numerous and significant contributions to Texas A&M University, the Corps of Cadets and the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band. He served as President Emeritus of the Texas Aggie Band Association and was the original host of the Texas Aggie Band Show. He is survived by his wife, Mary Jo, and his children, Chris Powell, Clayton Powell, Carlton Powell, and Cathy Corkran.
A tribute to Dr. Powell will be included in the next edition of the Corps of Cadets Association magazine, The Guidon.