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



Mrs. Powers
October 6, 1970 

  Mrs. LaUna Gertrude Powers,79, died at 2:30 a.m. this morning at Memorial Hospital after a one week illness. She was
a resident of 2205 N. Meadow Dr.
  Services will be conducted Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. at the First Church of the Nazarene by the Rev. John Price. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

  Mrs. Powers was born in Stewart County on June 6, 1891, and had been a resident of Montgomery County for the past 45 years. She was the daughter of the late Newton and Alice Brake Atkins and the wife of the late Mr. Edward T. Powers who died in 1939.

  Survivors include one son, Edward Powers, Clarksville; two daughters, Mrs. Lester Harris and Mrs. Willis Vick, both of Clarksville; one step-daughter, Mrs. Frank Broome, Ferndale, Mich.; two brothers, Tommy Atkins, Big Rock, Tenn., and Shannon Atkins, Dover, Tenn.; eight grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

  Active pallbearers will be Buford Appleton, Robert Celevenger, Thomas Elliott, William Lawson, William Oldham, Edgar Powers, Jr, Robert Sanford and Oliver Shelton. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the official board of the First Church of the Nazarene.


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