A.J. Powell After Long Illness AT His Home Near Claxton Yesterday morning at his home near Claxton.
Mr A.J. Powell well known and general affectionately called "Uncle Jack" died after a long illness of dropsy.
Uncle Jack Powell was nearly eighty one years old and one of the oldest landmarks of the county, extensively known, highly respected and respected. He was a man of excellent qualities of mind and heart, a staunch friend, a devoted husband, an affectionate father, a kind and obliging neighbor, a consistant Christian and a model partriote citizen. His name was a household word, a synonym of kindness and generosity.
The deceased left a widow and five children, Mrs William Miller, and Mrs Robert Nichols of the county, Mrs M.P. Smith, of this city and Humphreys and John H. Powell
residents of Dawson Springs.
The obseques took place today at the Cross Roads church burying ground, in the presence of a large congregation of sorrowing people. The Leader extends its heartfelt sympathy to the bereaved family Caldwell Co 1906

Alvin Bryant Powell, 83, of Elkton, died at 4:43 p.m. Saturday at his home following a long illness. Burial was to be in Todd County Meadow Haven.

A native of Christian county, he was born Nov, 5, 1914, the son of the late John Bryant and Elma Boyd Powell. He was a businessman and a member of the Bethel Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Judith Powell; three sons, Alvin Bryant Powell Jr., Barry Wayne Powell and Jerry L. Powell, all of Elkton; a daughter, Annice Powell Hardaway, Nashville, Tenn; a brother, James Powell, Republic, Mo,; two sister, Frances Finch, Amarillo, Texas, Imogene Hardison, Hopkinsville and four grandchildren.

Kentucky New Era
Monday June 22, 1998


MORGANFIELD -Blanche Powell, 68, of rural Madisonfield died Tuesday afternoon at Redbanks Nursing Home.
She is survived by her husband, Jess; five daughters, Ruth Martin of Morganfield, Georgia Hooper and Wilma Crowley, both of Indianapolis, Mrs. Sammy Wolken, of Amarillo, Texas, and June Sparks, of Radcliff: two sons, William Thomas Powell and James Powell both of Morganfield; two sisters, Jean Scott of Evansville and Dorothy Todd of Sebree; two brothers Woodrow Wilson and Billy Wilson both of St. Louis, Mo.; one half brother, Otho Wilson of Crossvill, Ill.; 15 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Grangertown Baptist Church near Sturgis. Burial will be in Boardley Cemetery, near Pride.
Friends may call at Whitsell"s Funeral home in Morganfield.
June 1980 Henderson Gleaner


             Daisy M. Powell, 90, Hopkinsville, died at
             10:50 p.m. Monday, Feb. 21, 2000, at
             Hearthstone Place, Elkton, of natural causes.

             Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hughart
             and Beard Funeral Home, Crofton, with the Rev.
             Melvin Felts officiating. Burial will be in Boyd
             Cemetery, Christian County. Visitation will be
             from 5 until 9 tonight.

             A native of Christian County, she was born Aug. 4,
             1909, the daughter of the late Jessie and Minnie
             Evelyn Martin Woosley. She was a homemaker and
             a member of the Kelly Baptist Church. Her
             husband, Odie Powell, died in 1979.

             There are no immediate survivors.

Pennyrile Deaths March 18, 1999
ELKTON, Ky. . Ernest Powell, 77, Elkton, died at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday at Hearthstone Place of natural causes.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Latham Funeral Home, with the Rev. Tommy Wilhite officiating. Burial will be in Glen-wood Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5 this afternoon, A native of Todd County, he was born June 19, 1921, the son of the late Anderson and Eva Davis Powell. He was retired from Eikton Auto Parts after 25 years and was a World War II Army veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Hazel Virginia Powell; three sons, Roger Powell, Lubbock, Texas, Mike Powell and Dan Powell, both of Elkton; a daughter, Shirley Collins, Hopkinsville; a brother, Artie Powell, Louisville; a sister, Edith Crafton, Clifty; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.


Eunice Powell. 73, of 1410 Helm St. died Sunday at her residence.
She was a member of the Audubon Baptist Church.
She is survived by two daughters, Wilma Woodward of Henderson and Mildred Duncan of Smith Mills; one son, Audie Tandall Powell of Indianapolis, Ind.; ten 10 grandchildren and seven grand children.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Moss Audubon with the Rev. Billy Kellough officiating.
Pallbearers will be Donald Woodward, Mitchell Powell, Joseph Powell, Dallas Wint and Terry Sutton.
Friends may call at Moss Audubon.
Aug 1980 Henderson Gleaner


Georgia Bell Powell, 62, Elkton, died at 1 p.m. Wednesday at her home of natural cuses. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.

A native of Todd county, she was born Aug. 12, 1935, the daughter of the late Lonnie and Onie Gibson Hampton. She wass employed by Hearthstone Place as a dietary aide and was a member of the Tabernacle United Methodist church.

Survivors include three sons, Danny Joe Shemwell, Randy Shemwell and Alan Shemwell, all of Elkton; a daughter, Joy Powell, Elkton; two sisters, Rosie Crawley, Pittsburg, Pa,; Betty Moyers, Maynardville, Tenn., and eight grandchildren.

Kentucky New Era
Thursday July 2, 1998


Sebree - Henry POWELL, 81, Webster farmer and oilman, died Monday at St Mary's Hospital in Evansville. Mr. Powell suffered multiple brain concussions last Tuesday when he fell through the floor of the M. F. Bryant and Sons Milling Company here. He never regained consciousness. A hole had been cut in the floor of the Bryant building to make room for a stairway to the basement.
Fifteen producing oil wells had come in on the Powell farm, at Sebree western city limit, since oil was discovered there three years ago. Mr. Powell at one time owned an ice plant and was partner in the Powell and Korb flower mill here. His father, the late John A Powell, was a leading tobacconist and former president of the Sebree Deposit Bank.
Surviving are his wife, Fory; sons, Tommie, Sebree, George M., of Dixon, clerk of the Webster Circuit Court, Burnie Joe and Basil, of Mishawka, Ind. Daughters, Mrs. Florence HANCOCK of Tucson, Ariz., Mrs. Mabel AHRENS of Evansville and Miss Mattie POWELL of Sebree; thirteen grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Sebree Methodist Church, the Rev. G. Edward Henry assisted by the Rev. Ray Thompson, officiating. Burial in Springdale Cemetery. The body is at Springfield Funeral Home here. (1872-1953, Sebree Banner)

HULA POWELL, 104, Elkton, died at 5:20 this morning at Hearthstone Place of natural causes.

Arrangements are incomplete at Latham Funeral Home.
- Pennyrile Deaths - March 25, 1999

STURGIS -L. H. :Dick" Powell, 60, died at midnight, Tuesday at the Union County Hospital . He was a retired employee of Henderson-Union RECC.
He is survived by his wife, Dixie; two daughters, Betty Voss of Marion and Bonnie Springer of Sturgis ; one son Gregg at home; one sister, Mrs. Herman Owens of Sturgis; and five grandchildren.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. today at Whitsell Funeral Home in Sturgis with Kenneth Abraham officiating. Burial will be in Pythian Ridge Cemetery.
June 1980 Henderson Gleaner 

Feb. 18, 1910:
Mrs. Pink Powell, of near Pilot Rock, died on Friday with paralysis of the throat. and was buried at Blue ? burying grounds.  She was 87 years old.
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