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Nannie Elizabeth Chelf Powars
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1869
Casey County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1952
Bluffs
Scott County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. Powars Dies Suddenly Sunday At Bluffs Home
Mrs. Nannie Elizabeth Powars died suddenly at 1:30 AM Sunday at her home in Bluffs. Mrs. Powars had been in failing health for some time but had not suffered from any immediate serious illness and her death was unexpected. She formerly resided at Jacksonville and prior to that at Palmyra. Mrs. Powars was born in Kentucky August 2, 1869. Her parents preceded her in death during her early childhood. She was married to John Powars who died a number of years ago. Surviving are two sons and one daughter, Miss Mae Powars who resides at home: TM Powars of Bluffs and Earl Powars of Decatur. A granddaughter, Phyllis, who is the wife of Dean Hutton of Bluffs and was raised in the Powars home, also survives. There are three great-grandchildren, Michael, Randy and Nancy Hutton of Bluffs. Mrs. Powars leaves one sister, Mrs. Alice Stults of Palmyra. The deceased was a member of the Christian Church of Palmyra. She resided in Bluffs the last nine years.
The body was taken to the Bates Funeral Home at Bluffs and at 10 o'clock Monday morning removed to the Stults Mortuary at Palmyra, where services will be held Tuesday at 2 PM. Rev. LC Taylor will officiate. Burial will be made in Oak Hill Cemetery in Palmyra.
THE JACKSONVILLE DAILY-JOURNAL: JULY 15, 1952 
 
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 Spouse:
  John Marion Powars (1863 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Walter Lee Powars (____ - 1893)*
  Eva Mae Powars (1893 - 1963)*
  Thomas Marion Powars (1904 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Palmyra
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Talbot Fisher
Record added: Jan 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84292233
Nannie Elizabeth <i>Chelf</i> Powars
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