OSCAR K. POWELL|
Petersburg Observer, Friday, November 2, 1956 Page 10
Dead at Sixty-Two
Mr. Powell was born Aug. 26, 1894 in Wayne County, KY., the son of James and Laura Powell. In August, 1916 he married Tennie Brammer.
Surviving are his wife; four sons, James, Petersburg; Stanley, Racine, Wis.; Leland, Springfield; and Franklin Eugene, with the U. S. Army in Germany; five daughters, Mrs. Hollis Sinclair, Mrs. Marilyn Hillyer, Mrs. Ada Stockton and Mrs. Delores Snyder, all of Petersburg; and Mrs. Albert Dowworth, of Springfield; a brother, Elmer, Ashland; five sisters Mrs. Fouie Gunnell, McCamey, Tex.; Mrs. Charles Dearing, Kilbourne; Mrs. Lillian Barnett, Monticello, Ky.; Mrs. Roy Barnett, Ashland, and Mrs. Melvin Denney of Indianapolis, Ind.
The body was taken to Thomas -Harms & Hurley funeral home and last rites are to be held at 2 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. E.R. Wall. Burial will be in Rose Hill cemetery.
Transcribed by:Jeanie Lowe