Kimberly Rochester

Seneca – Kimberly Antionette Powell Rochester, 54, wife of Melvin France Rochester, passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at her residence.


Born in Gainesville, Georgia, Kimberly was the daughter of the late Donald Powell and Sandra Faye Cooper Dickson. Kimberly enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, reading her bible, praying and was of the Christian faith.


Kimberly is survived by her beloved husband, Melvin France Rochester of 35 years, her sons, Stephen Rochester (Bethany), Roman Rochester (Courtney); daughter, Faye Rochester (James); brother, D.J. Powell; a sister, Tonya Mathis; nine grandchildren; her stepmother, Norma Powell; and a special aunt Jean McClamma.


In addition to her parents, Kimberly is preceded in death by her brother, John Powell; and stepfather, Roy William Dickson.


A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 at Seneca Church of God of Prophecy with burial to follow at the First Baptist Memorial Park.   The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm prior to the service at Seneca Church of God of Prophecy.


The family is at their respective homes. Flowers are accepted. A message of condolence may be written to the family by visiting