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Roy Alfred Powell
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1904
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 1978
New Mexico, USA

Roy Alfred Powell, son of George Washington and Luella Bell (Everett) Powell, was born on September 6, 1904 in Missouri. This family moved to Mills, Mora County, New Mexico prior to 1916. Roy Powell married Mary Jeanette Shaw on November 27, 1926 and they continued to live with his father. Roy and Mary moved to California for a short time during the terrible dust bowl days but decided to return to New Mexico. After living with the Shaws for about a year, they once again purchased land and built a home where they raised their two children, Alfred Lewis Powell and Juanita Alene Powell. They celebrated their 50th Anniversay at the Gladstone store in one of the most terrible cold ice storms the country had seen in awhile. The continued to lived the rest of their lives together until Roy's sudden death at his home on June 11, 1978 and he was buried at Mofax Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Powell (1873 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Jeanette Shaw Powell (1906 - 1999)*
 
 Children:
  Roy Wesley Powell (1927 - 1927)*
 
 Sibling:
  Roy Alfred Powell (1904 - 1978)
  Uvalda Dallas Powell (1916 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mofax Cemetery
Harding County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Lura Shaw
Record added: Nov 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44151899
Roy Alfred Powell
Added by: Lura Shaw
 
 
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