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



           Mr. Powers

December 25, 1977

  Henry Clay Powers, 70, a former Clarksville resident, died Sunday in Pontiac, Mich.

  Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the Donelson-Johns Funeral Home, Pontiac, Mich.

  Burial will be at the White Chapel, Birmingham, Mich.

  He was born in Palmyra, and lived in Montgomery County for 21 years before moving to Michigan.

  He was the son of the late Clay W. Powers and the late Bertha Nesbitt Powers.

  Survivors are his wife, Roma Foust Powers, originally from Sango; two sons, Clay Thomas Powers, South-field, Mich., and
Floyd Everett Powers, Dearborn, Mich.: four  brothers, Claude Powers, Clarksville, Louis Wilson Powers, Memphis,

Barney Powers, Memphis, and Ambrose Powers, Paris, Tenn.; four sisters, Mrs. Ellis Hicks, Clarksville. Minnie Lee Voigt,
South Plainfield, N.J. Geneva Smith, Charlevoix, Mich. and Catherine Rice Bridwell, Thousand Oaks, Calif. and five grandchildren.


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