Belleair was greatly
saddened Saturday, when Dr. M. I.
Poweledge, one of her pioneer residents, passed away. Dr. Poweledge has
in Florida for more than fifty years. For a number of years he was the
practicing physician between Clearwater and Tampa. Besides a widow, Dr.
Poweledge leaves a daughter, Mrs. Oscar Hood, of Clearwater, and a son,
Gidion Poweledge, of Belleair.
Source: Tampa Tribune: 7-20-1916
Transcribed, Formatted and Submitted by Linda Flowers