Mrs. Fannie Kahn Powers, wife of Walter T. Powers and a native of Mt. Vernon,
died at 4:30 a.m. Sunday (12 Dec 1954)
at her home in the Bernardin Apartments in
For many years she was a saleslady at The Wells women's apparel store in Evansville, retiring some time ago. Although
in failing health, she had not been acutely ill and death was unexpected as the
result of a coronary condition.
The body is at the Short-Niehaus Funeral Home in Mt.Vernon and will remain there through the
funeral service. The family request is for no floral offerings.
The funeral service will be conducted at Tuesday in the Short-Niehaus
chapel by Dr. Frank R. Greer, Evansville, minister of
Trinity Methodist Church of Evansville and former pastor of FirstMethodistChurch in Mt.Vernon. Burial will be in Bellefontaine
Surviving in addition to the husband, are a sister, Mrs.
George S. (Ella) Green, Mt.Vernon and two nieces, Mrs. Charlot Carr, Mt.Vernon and Mrs. Mose Bohn, Henderson, Ky.
The deceased was a daughter of Isaac Kahn and Charlotte Gumberts