Powell, Edwin 1985

Obituary – Edwin Powell
Contributed to Genealogy Pit Stop
By Dennis Goddard
December 12, 1985
Morning Journal

Edwin Powell, Salineville, 80; was H. K. Porter retiree

SALINEVILLE-Edwin Powell, 80, of 15915 state Route 164, died at 1:45 p.m. Wednesday (December 11, 1985) at Salem Community Hospital after a lengthy illness.

He was born in Highlandtown on May 10, 1905, the son of Samuel and Sara Orin Powell, and lived in the area all of his life.

He retired in 1970 after 46 years of service with McLain Firebrick and its successor, the H. K. Porter Co. of Wellsville. He was a member of Highlandtown Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Minnie G. Bebout Powell of the home; a son, Oliver of Salineville; a sister, Mrs. Harold (Mildred) Dennis of Highlandtown: three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Manning funeral Home with Rev. Monte May, of Monroeville Assembly of God Church, officiating. Burial will be in Highlandtown Cemetery.

Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.