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NameBera Edna Powers
Birth6 May 1909, Ore Springs, Weakley County, Tennessee137,134,135,138
Death30 Dec 1991, Como, Henry County, Tennessee13
Burial1 Jan 1992, Olive Branch Cemetery, Cottage Grove, Henry County, Tennessee13
ReligionSouthern Baptist
FatherCoatney Franklin Powers (1890-1969)
Birth15 Sep 1905, Weakley County, Tennessee8,134,135,4,3
Death6 Aug 2000, Como, Henry County, Tennessee8,13
Burial9 Aug 2000, Olive Branch Cemetery, Cottage Grove, Henry County, Tennessee13
OccupationMinister, Southern Baptist Convention
EducationHall Moody Junior College, Martin, Tennessee, Union University, Jackson, Tennessee136
ReligionSouthern Baptist
FatherOscar Lee Farmer (1872-1925)
MotherBeulah Maggie Richee (1885-1969)
Marriage26 Sep 1926, Weakley County, Tennessee136,43
ChildrenRamona Bernice (1930-2009)
 Donald Lee (1935-2012)
Notes for Bera Edna Powers
COMO - Edna Farmer: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) - January 3, 1992
Deceased Name: COMO - Edna Farmer
COMO - Edna Farmer, 82, died Monday at her home. Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Ridgeway Morticians of Paris with burial in Olive Branch Cemetery in Cottage Grove. She was a member of Thompson Creek Baptist Church and served on the Tennessee Baptist Convention Women's Missionary Union board for several years. She had also worked for Remnant House and Belk's. Mrs. Farmer, the wife of William A. Farmer, also leaves a daughter, Ramona Huttenstine of Como; a son, Donald Lee Farmer of Fort Worth, Texas; two sisters, Virgie Summers and Gladys Todd, both of Paris, seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.
Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 (Ref 1)
Name: Edna Powers
Spouse: Alton Farmer
Marriage Date: 26 Sep 1926
Marriage County: Weakley

1930 Census
1930 Census, Tennessee, Weakley County, Civil District 6, Enumeration District 10, Sheet 4B, Household 90
Coatney F Powers 39 Head M W TN TN TN
Mary M Powers 38 Wife F W TN TN TN
Virgie V Powers 19 Dau F W TN TN TN
Ronalda Powers 16 Dau F W TN TN TN
Gladys E Powers 13 Dau F W TN TN TN
Evelyn T Powers 10 Dau F W TN TN TN
Charles W Powers 6 Son M W TN TN TN
William A Farmer 24 Son-LaW M W TN TN TN
Bera E Farmer 20 Dau F W TN TN TN
Romona B Farmer 9/12 Grnd dau F W TN TN TN

(1) Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, Source Information: [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm. Description: This database contains marriage records from the state of Tennessee from 1780-2002. Information that may be found in this database for each entry includes bride and groom's names, marriage date, and marriage county.
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