Final arrangements announced for former Ky. State Senator Georgi - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Final arrangements announced for former Ky. State Senator Georgia Davis Powers

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Former Kentucky Senator Georgia Davis Powers will be honored Thursday.

The 92-year-old former State Senator died Saturday morning.

Powers was the first African-American and first woman elected to the Kentucky State Senate.

The first visitation is Thursday from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the State Capitol Rotunda.

A service with family members is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Thursday.

A second visitation will be held Thursday in Louisville at St. Stephen Baptist Church from 6 to 9 p.m.

Powers' funeral is scheduled for Friday at 11 a.m. and will also take place at St. Stephen.

She will be buried at Cave Hill Cemetery.

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