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Obituaries

Obituaries

Eva Jacqueline Lynn Powers 1939 - 2008 Eudora

Funeral services for Eva Jacqueline Lynn Powers, 68, Eudora, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow in McLouth Cemetery.Mrs. Powers died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2008, at Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan.She was born May 8, 1939, in McLouth, the daughter of Everett Martin and Agnes Annie Nowak Shockley.Mrs. Powers attended nursing school at KU. She was a registered nurse and worked for many years in the surgery department at St. Luke's Hospital.She married Kenneth L. Powers in Lawrence. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include two daughters, Shannon Powers and Cheryl Powers, both of Baldwin City; a brother, Everett Johnson Shockley, Lawrence; two sisters, Shirley Bennett, Baldwin City, and Agnes Louise Holyfield, Houston; and several grandchildren.Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, where the family will receive them from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.