Franklin D. Powers

Franklin D. Powers

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Death 1 Nov 1997 (aged 64)
Burial Clintwood, Dickenson County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 84944269 · View Source
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Franklin D. Powers, 64, of Clinchco, died Saturday, November 1, 1997, in Lewis-Gale Hospital in Salem. The youngest child of Barnum S. and Audrey Colley Powers, he was born in Clinchco on July 28, 1933.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, James C. Powers.

Shortly after graduating from Clinchco High School, Frank entered a career with the U.S. Navy, retiring as Chief Petty Officer to his beloved Dickenson County in 1975.

He served on many naval bases and several ships, but it seemed that ''his"" ship was the aircraft carrier USS Ranger, CV-7, on which he served during the Viet Nam War.

Funeral services will be conducted by Mullins Funeral Home in Clintwood at 2 p.m. Monday, November 3, 1997, with interment in Phipps Memorial Cemetery.


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  • Created by: Helen Collins
  • Added: 13 Feb 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 84944269
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Franklin D. Powers (28 Jul 1933–1 Nov 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 84944269, citing Phipps Memorial Cemetery, Clintwood, Dickenson County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Helen Collins (contributor 47660252) .