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Paula Powell Stansky, 55, of Kill Devil Hills, N.C. left this life on December 26, 2015. Born in Rocky Mount, Va., on June 25, 1960, she was the daughter of C.N. Powell and the late Iris Thurman Powell. Along with her mother, Paula was preceded in death by two brothers, Allen and Jake Powell.Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 27 years, Benjie Stansky; her daughter and son, Claire and Kyle Stansky; three sisters, Deborah Miller (Bob) of Richmond, VA, Melissa Gay (Glenn) of Richmond, Va. and Maria Wise of Kill Devil Hills, N.C.; two brothers, Darrell Powell (Tiffany) and Lewis Powell, both of Rocky Mount, Va.; and two brothers-in-law, Joseph Stansky (Lynne) of Jupiter, Fla. and Michael Stansky of Townsend, Del. Paula will also be missed by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins located in North Carolina, Virginia, Florida, Ohio, Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Texas and Switzerland.A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, December 30, 2015, at Twiford Funeral Home, 500 Budleigh Street, Manteo, NC.