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Friday, June 13, 2003

Frances Powell, 92, of Jordan Village, Ind., died Thursday, June 12, 2003, at her residence.

She was born March 16, 1911, in Owen County, Ind. She was the daughter of Robert Walbring and Maud Kerschner Walbring.

She married Arthur Melvin Powell on Nov. 10, 1928. He preceded her in death on April 4, 1991.

She was a housewife and a member of Jordan Village Presbyterian Church in Jordan Village.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and one great-great-grandchild.

Survivors include one daughter, Faye Salyers of Jordan Village; two sons, Robert Powell and wife Barbara of Poland, Ind., and Richard L. Powell and wife Ellen of Cloverdale, Ind.; eight grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale, with the Rev. David A. Bremer officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. Interment will be at Poland Chapel Cemetery, Poland.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jordan Village Presbyterian Church or Vista-Care Hospice, 3900 S. 7th St., Terre Haute, IN 47802.