Leah Azeta <I>Sowell</I> Russell

Leah Azeta Sowell Russell

Nacogdoches County, Texas, USA
Death 29 Feb 1976 (aged 91)
Huntington, Angelina County, Texas, USA
Burial Huntington, Angelina County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 128635121 · View Source
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Leah (pronounced "Lear" by many) was the daughter of Kate Brown Sowell Wade Shelton and Patrick Henry Sowell (FAG Memorial # 20910199). Her father died when she was 5 years old. She was born and raised in the Smyrna Community of Nacogdoches County. She moved to the Oak Flat Community, outside of Huntington, TX, after her marriage to William ELI Russell.

Leah had a younger sister - Cora Sowell Rogers (FAG Memorial #37392290) According to the dates, their mother, Kate, would have been expecting Cora when her husband passed away.

Her older brother was John A. Sowell (FAG Memorial #86891360)

Services were held at The First United Pentecostal Church in Huntington.

Sermon Notes

Piano Prelude Selections

Hymn - "Sheltered In The Arms of God"

Obituary and Prayer - Rev. Marshall Ivy

Hymn - "I'll Walk On Streets of Gold"

Scripture and Personal Remarks - Rev. Lloyd Kitchens

Message and Prayer - Rev. A.C. Hoke

Piano Postlude Selections

Pianist - Cheryl Card

Ozelle Puryear
Joe Haverland
Dannie Haverland
Gerry Haverland
Debbie Welch
Cheryl Card

Ottis Herrington
Jim Moon
Lonnie Irons
David Wilson
R.A. Homister
Brit Simmons

Family Members


April 29, 1884
Feb. 29, 1976


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  • Created by: Never Forgotten
  • Added: 27 Apr 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 128635121
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leah Azeta Sowell Russell (29 Apr 1884–29 Feb 1976), Find a Grave Memorial no. 128635121, citing Jonesville Cemetery, Huntington, Angelina County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Never Forgotten (contributor 48409746) .