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 Vesta <I>Scott</I> Power

Vesta Scott Power

Hart County, Georgia, USA
Death 24 Jan 1975 (aged 88)
Toccoa, Stephens County, Georgia, USA
Burial Toccoa, Stephens County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 79570289 · View Source
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Obituary published in The Toccoa (GA) Record, Toccoa GA on January 30, 1975
Mrs. Vesta Power
Mrs. Vesta Scott Power, 88, of Toccoa, died Friday afternoon, Jan. 24, in the Toccoa Nursing Center after a brief illness.
Mrs. Power was born in Hart County May 27, 1886, a daughter of the late Edward and Georgia Sanders Scott and had lived most of her life in Stephens County.
She was a member of the Ebenezer Baptist Church and the Dorcas Sunday School Class.
Her husband, the late Dr. Doyle Power, died in 1963.
Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Merle Collins and Mrs. Lois Burgess, both of Toccoa, Mrs. Louise Kelley of Greenville, S.C., and Mrs. Faith James of Clayton; five sons, Clyde Power, Leonard Power, Charley Power, Roy Power, all of Toccoa, and Rev. Eugene Power of Greenville, S.C.; a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Flem Power of Athens; a sister-in-law, Mrs. Eureka Scott of Toccoa; 21 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Sunday at 3 p.m. from the Ebenezer Baptist Church with Rev. Gerald Bearden, Rev. W.A. Trotman, and Rev. James Whitlock officiating. Burial followed in Stephens Memorial Gardens. Grandsons served as pallbearers. The Dorcas Sunday School Class served as honorary escort.
Whitlock Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

Obituary transcribed with permission from The Toccoa (GA) Record, Toccoa GA.

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