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 Lavada Marie “Sis” <I>Wood</I> Power

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Lavada Marie “Sis” Wood Power

  • Birth 10 Sep 1925 Douthat, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 8 Jan 1997 Joplin, Newton County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 8893763

~*~ Lavada Marie "Sis" Wood Power ~*~
(September 10, 1925 ~ January 8, 1997)

(My Aunt Sis)

Lavada Marie "Sis" Wood Power, 71, of Joplin, Missouri, passed away at Freeman West Hospital after an illness.

Daughter of Lawrence L. and Charlotte J. Large Wood.

She married Tommy Richard Power on Feb. 12, 1942 in Miami, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death on Sept. 26, 1983.

Survivors include a son, Larry Richard Power, Tulsa, Okla; two daughters, Laveta Ann Williams and Mary June McCarty, both of Quapaw, Oklahoma.

Three brothers, Bobby Lee Wood and Larry Gene Wood both of Picher, Oklahoma, and Garland Leon "Bud" Wood of Commerce, Oklahoma. One sister, Betty Joe Little, Columbus, Kansas.

She was preceeded in death by her parents, infant twins, Allen and Lavene Power, and three brothers; Willis Leroy Wood, J.C. Wood, who died at the age of 11, and an infant brother, Alva Charles Wood, who died at birth.


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  • Created by: Barb J "John 3:16"
  • Added: 9 Jun 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8893763
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lavada Marie “Sis” Wood Power (10 Sep 1925–8 Jan 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8893763, citing Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery, Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Barb J "John 3:16" (contributor 46619619) .