Thelma V. Power

August 31, 2013

Thelma V. Power

Homemaker enjoyed baking and cooking

Thelma V. Power, 91, of Scenery Hill, formerly of Beallsville, died Friday, August 30, 2013, in Washington County Health Center, Chartiers Township.

She was born April 22, 1922, in Georges, Fayette County, a daughter of the late Charles and Mary Myrtle Crable Barkley.

Mrs. Power was a 1939 graduate of Uniontown High School.

A homemaker, she enjoyed baking and cooking. She was always willing to lend a helping hand to family, friends and neighbors.

Surviving are four children, Norman Clinton Power Jr. (Thank’) of Union City, Calif., Linda K. Turley of Blairsville, Richard “Budsy” Power (Annette) of Brownsville and Nancy E. Mock (David) of Scenery Hill; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Her husband, Norman Clinton “Bolivar” Power Sr., died December 23, 1988.

Deceased, in addition to her husband, are five brothers, Clyde, Harry, Ray, Charles and Danny Barkley.

Mrs. Power was the last of her immediate family.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in John B. Greenlee Funeral Home, 2830 Main Street, Beallsville, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 4, with Pastor James Markley officiating. Interment will follow in Horn Cemetery, Marianna.

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