|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1896|
|Death: ||Feb. 5, 1972|
St. Joseph County
Funeral service for James Franklin (Frank) Powell was held Tuesday, Feb. 8, 1972 at the John W. German Funeral Home in Hayti, with Rev Charles Darnell of Braggadocio officiating. Interment was in East Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti, with John w. German Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
He was born June 4, 1896 at Red Bay, Ala., and died Feb. 5, 1972 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Mishawaka, Ind., age 75 yrs., 8 mos., and 1 day.
During his active life he was engaged in farming both in Alabama and Missouri, but later moved to Hayti, where he was employed as cemetery custodian, City of Hayti, in the East Woodlawn Cemetery where he worked over 18 years. He retired a few years ago because of age and health.
He was the son of the late William and Emma Powell. He was united in marriage to Ida Bell Bullen Aug. 17, 1918 in Red Bay, Ala., and to this union was born 5 children.
Mrs. Powell preceded him in death May 11, 1968.
He leaves to survive, 2 sons Fred Powell of Gun Town, Miss.; and Marvin (Cotton) Powell of South Bend, Indiana; 3 daughters Mrs. Carlee Massey of Imlay City, Mich.; Mrs. Nellie Reynolds, Mishawaka, Ind.; and Mrs. Agnes Wood of South Bend, Ind.; one brother William Powell of Red Bay, Ala.; 2 sisters Mrs. Vee (Ethel) Holland of Hayti; and Mrs. Josie Swindle of Red Bay, Ala.; 28 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren, with other relatives and friends.
Missouri Herald - Hayti, Mo. - Feb. 17, 1972
William Pleasant-Marion Powell (1865 - 1941)
Emma Jane Mills Powell (1868 - 1939)
Ida Belle Bullen Powell (1904 - 1968)*
Fred Ellis Powell (1919 - 1995)*
Carlee Lorrane Powell Massey (1920 - 2006)*
James Marvin Powell (1925 - 2002)*
Mary Jane Powell (1928 - 1928)*
Cleveland Augustus Powell (1886 - 1958)*
Martha Josephine Powell Swindle (1889 - 1975)*
Mary Elizabeth Powell Swindle (1893 - 1955)*
James Franklin Powell (1896 - 1972)
William Washington Powell (1898 - 1979)*
Edna Aurella Powell Parker (1905 - 1970)*
Ethel Powell Holland (1908 - 1994)*
Maintained by: Joyce
Originally Created by: wanda
Record added: Mar 11, 2012
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