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Joseph Whitfield Stowers
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Birth: May, 1887
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 1961
Huntington
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA

Whitfield was the son of Henry and Ettice (Whitten) Stowers. He married Martha Breedlove February 2, 1924 in Lincoln County, WV.

Charleston Daily Mail
Charleston, West Virginia
Wednesday, August 23, 1961

Whitfield Stowers

Hamlin - A retired farmer, Whitfield Stowers, 74, of Alkol, Lincoln County, died yesterday in a Huntington Hospital after a short illness.
Surviving are his wife, Martha; two sons, Melvin of Alkol and Macel of Akron; one daughter, Miss Janisee at home; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Pearl Egnor and Mrs. Iva Egnor of Alkol; five brothers, Spurge and Hillard of Alkol, Dewey of Yawkey, Scott of Griffithsville and Harold of Clothier; one sister, Mrs. Sadie Dingess and 14 step-grandchildren.
Services will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. in Sand Fork Baptist Church by the Revs. Freddy Saunders and Claude Hinkle. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery under the direction of Koontz Funeral Home here.
The body is at the residence of Spurge Stowers 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Washington Stowers (1864 - 1932)
  Ettice Camelia Whitten Stowers (1869 - 1952)
 
 Children:
  Iva Mae Stowers Egnor (1907 - 1973)*
  Melvin J Stowers (1912 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Whitfield Stowers (1887 - 1961)
  Dennie Stowers (1892 - 1946)*
  Spurge Stowers (1893 - 1968)*
  Hillard Stowers (1894 - 1976)*
  Versa V. Stowers Lovejoy (1896 - 1930)*
  Scott Stowers (1899 - 1973)*
  Hurl Stowers (1901 - 1972)*
  Dewey Stowers (1903 - 1978)*
  Ashby Stowers (1905 - 1958)*
  Sadie Ray Stowers Dingess (1907 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sand Fork
Griffithsville
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Melissa R.
Record added: May 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52865216
 

 
 
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