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Flora Evelyn Akes Powell

  • Birth 3 Jun 1883 Gentry County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 10 Jan 1922 Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 61927341

Flora E. Akes was born in Gentry Co, Mo., June 3, 1883 and departed this life at the home of her brother George Akes, in Centerville, Iowa January 10, 1922, being at the time of her death 38 year, 7 months, and 7 days of age.

She was married to George Powell August 4, 1908 at Albany, Mo.
Kendall Harding Powell, the baby buried with the mother, was born April 14, 1921.
She leaves to mourn her loss four children: Chester 12, Cleo 10, Marie 8, Darwin 6. Her mother, Mrs. Mary Akes, brother, George Akes, of Centerville, father William Akes, and sister Dora Akes both of Pringle, S. Dakota.

Mrs. Powell was a kind and loving mother and friend to all who knew her.

She became a Christian while quite young and had tried to lead a Christian life.

The funeral Services were conducted by Reverend Sawyers, at the Presbyterian church Thursday afternoon 2:00 o'clock and interment was made in Centerville cemetery.

Card of Thanks
We wish to express our sincere thanks to the many friends who helped us during our time of bereavement and for the beautiful floral offerings.
Geo. D. Akes and Daughter
Mrs. Mary Akes
Dora Akes,
Powell Children

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  • Added: 20 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61927341
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Flora Evelyn Akes Powell (3 Jun 1883–10 Jan 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61927341, citing Oakland Cemetery, Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Roberta (contributor 47039656) .