1. Pam's great-grandfather was Isaac Powers (1874-1947). He was born in Russell County, Virginia and died in Dickenson County, Virginia, He was the son of Thomas Jefferson 'Jeff' Powers (1847-1910) and Mary Cook (1850-1913). In 1896 Isaac married Octavia Rosie Kiser (1875-1928), They had nine children: Bessie (1896-1982), James Robert (1896-1974), John S. (1901-1933), America Louise (1903-1996), Columbus S. 'Bud' (1906-1947, Lemuel D. (1908-2000), Graffie (1912-1914), Easter (1914-1915), and Beulah Fay (1916-1998).
PICTURED HERE are Isaac, Rosie and their son Lemuel. It was taken about 1911.