Henry Segrist "Sig" Powell
of Navarro County, Texas


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Henry S. Powell, son of Mrs. W. D. Powell, of Barry, Navarro County, Texas.
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Henry Segrist “Sig” Powell
Feb 18, 1891 - Dec 31, 1932


Funeral services for H. Sig Powell, age 31 years, who died at his home in Dawson Saturday morning, were held Sunday afternoon and were conducted by Rev. F. O. Waddill, pastor of the Methodist church of which the deceased was an active member.

Mr. Powell was a pioneer resident of the Barry community, having moved there with his parents when a small boy. He was well known in the entire western section of the county, having taken an active part in church and civic affairs. He was in business at Dawson at the time of his death.

He was a world war veteran.

Surviving are his wife, two small children, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Powell, Barry; two brothers, J. W. Powell, Sherman; L. L. Powell, Blooming Grove; five sisters, Mrs. J. W. Varnell, Corsicana; Mrs. Henry Arp, Mexia; Mrs. J. A. Reed, Frisco; Mrs. Ruth Bolin, Corsicana; Miss Pearl Powell, Barry, and a number of other relatives.


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