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James Foster Powell
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1921
Hocking County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 2002
Nelsonville
Athens County
Ohio, USA

In the 1930 Hocking Co., OH census, he was listed as living with his grandparents Edward & Nancy Decker. During the Great Depression, James worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps planting trees in Oregon and other states. During WWII, he was a PFC in the U.S. Army. James was in the Aleutian Islands during WWII. He was married on 29 May 1944 in Hocking Co., OH to Charlene Virginia Craft, dau. of Charles M. & Cora (Snyder) Craft/Kraft. 
 
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 Parents:
  Pearl Joseph Powell (1899 - 1968)
  Rena Evelyn Decker Powell (1902 - 1987)
 
 Spouse:
  Joan Powell (1930 - 2000)
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Cemetery
Nelsonville
Athens County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Memory Gardens
 
Created by: Sharon Leon
Record added: Jan 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104192818
James Foster Powell
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James Foster Powell
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James Foster Powell
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Rest in peace.
- Sharon Leon
 Added: Apr. 2, 2014
 
 
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