OBITUARY: Donald Allen Poole


Donald Allen Poole, age 76, of Portland, passed away on January 23rd, 2024 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, TN.

Mr. Poole was born in Portland, TN on October 12th, 1947 to the late Samuel Hayden Poole & the late Eva Nell King.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Poole was preceded in death by brothers, Larry Poole & Dwight Poole; sister, Sandra Poole Miller.

Mr. Poole is survived by his wife, June Morgan Poole of Portland; stepdaughter, Shelia (Mike) Baxter of White House; granddaughter, Morgan Baxter of White House; brother, Joe (Theresa) Poole of Portland; nieces and nephews with mention of devoted niece, Kimberly (Danny) Bradley and also beloved former neighbors and friends, Edward and Pamela Keesee along with the loving friends at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church

Mr. Poole was retired from Bosch and was a devoted Christian. He loved reading the Bible, gardening, fishing, and was a gun enthusiast. He loved spending time with his precious granddaughter, Morgan. She was one of the biggest joys of his life.

Funeral service for Mr. Poole will be at 2:00 pm on Sunday, January 28th, 2024 at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home with Bro. Ray Biggs officiating.

Visitation for Mr. Poole will be on Saturday, January 27th, 2024 from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm & on Sunday, January 28th, 2024 from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home. Interment will be in Old Brush Cemetery in Portland, TN.


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