Eva King Powell
Eva King Powell, 86, of Topping departed this life Monday, September 8, 2008.
She was born to the late Archie and Rossie Lemon King on February 5, 1922 in King and Queen County. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert M. Powell; four siblings, Archie, Ethel, Clyde and Constance; and one grandchild, Gwendolyn Johnson.
She leaves to cherish her memory five daughters, Doris Cooke (William) of Mathews, Vernell Jackson (Randolph) of King and Queen, Elenora Robinson of Topping, Jeanette Holman of Baltimore, Maryland, and Wanda Lockley (Percey) of Topping; three brothers, Hayes King (Pauline), Melvin King (Eugie) and William Olis King, and sister-in-law, Maggie King, all of King and Queen; 12 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A funeral service was held September 13 at Union Prospect Baptist Church, Cologne. Entombment was in Windsor Gardens Cemetery & Mausoleum, Dutton. Service of comfort by J.K. Redmond Funeral Home.