Alice Powell, who has worked at Shady Lawn for 34 years is retiring. She has worked in many positions, but her favorite is the kitchen. Powell said she will miss the residents and has enjoyed working for former owners Jim and Martha Brown as well as the new owners Kelli and Challie Bailey. Her plans after retirement include spending more time with her husband, Charles, and her children, Tracey and Angela Powell, and her grandchildren, Demond, Chris, Jasmine and Dominique. Her last day was June 15.