This is the unedited research and genealogical collection of Geneva Suggs Swain donated by Carroll Ray Ellis.



Miss Powers

July 20, 1970


Miss Addie Powers, 89, retired school teacher, died at11:30 a.m. Monday in Clarksville Memorial Hospital after an extended illness.

She was a resident of 302 Castle Heights.

   Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 2 p.m. at McReynolds Funeral Chapel by the Rev. T. W. Mayhew Burial will be in Greenwood.

   Miss Powers was born inMontgomery County Oct. 17,1880, daughter of the late Samuel B. and Mary Williamson Powers.
She was a member of Madison Street United Methodist Church.

   Miss Powers taught school in Montgomery County over 45 years. She was active in the American Red Cross for several years and was a member of the Montgomery County Retired Teachers Association.

   Survivors are a sister, Miss Sue M. Powers, Memphis and five nieces and eight nephews.

   Pallbearers will be John Marable, Jim Hiter, John Hiter, Jim Thomson, Russell Hiter, Alvis Johnson, Wiley Powers, R.C.
 Marable, and Dan Mitchell.


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