Cochran – Emma P. Cone, age 91, died Thursday in Bryant Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11:00 A.M. at Salem Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Cone had lived most of her life in Bleckley County. She was the daughter of the late Cicero and Mary Collins Powell and was preceded in death by her sisters and brothers, Eva Howell, Essie Giddens, Estelle Davis, Ernest Powell and Tom Powell. She was a beautician and member of Salem Baptist Church.
Survivors are her husband, Leonard L. Cone of Cochran; children, Mary Ann (Ray) Jarrell and Rick (Gail) Cone of Cochran and Martha (Ken) Mills of Peachtree City; brother, Elbert (Bobbie) Powell of Cochran; eight grandchildren; twenty three great grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren.
The family is at 104 Mullis-White Road, off Salem Church Road and will greet friends from 7:00 until 9:00 P.M. Friday at Mathis Funeral Home.