Funeral services for Marie E. Poole, 93 of Greenville will be at 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 14, 2021 at Boone Funeral Home, Greenville. She died on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Delta Health-The Medical Center. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Greenville.
Marie was born in Decatur, Alabama and was the daughter of James A. and Lottie Lovin Garnett.
She loved playing bridge, riding motorcycles and was a member of Red Hatters Club. She worked for The Greenville Shopper and retired from there after 24 years. Marie was a lifelong member of Grace Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Charlyne Newlin Baker and one brother, Lakin Lovin Garnett.
She is survived by her husband of almost 74 years, Othar Talmadge Poole of Greenville, two sons, Britt (Patsy) Poole of Greenville and David (Cheryl) Poole of Rose Bud, AR and two Grandsons, Clint Poole of Ridgeland, MS and Jason (Darla) Poole of Boyle, MS
There will be a visitation from 10:00-11:00 a.m. on Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace Methodist Church of Greenville or to a charity of the donor’s choice.