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Jan. 31, 1922 - Aug. 7, 2010

Kunie "Jackie" Powers, age 88, formerly of Goldsboro, died Saturday at the residence of her son in Burgaw. Born in Toyko, Japan, she was a waitress with Mary's Drive Inn for 30 years.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:00 pm at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Wayne Memorial Park.

Jackie is survived by her longtime companion, James Baker of Mount Olive; a daughter, Christine Starr of Virginia Beach, Va.; two sons, Steven Kirkman of Burgaw, Robert Kirkman of Charlotte; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Family members will greet friends Tuesday evening from 7 until 9 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be directed to www.shumate-faulk.com


Published in Obituaries on August 8, 2010 9:59 AM