IRON STATION - Graveside service with military honors for Richard Steven Poole, 67, was held 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, in
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Fort Jackson Na-tional Cemetery.
Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, Columbia, S.C., is assisting the family.
Mr. Poole died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012. Born in Charlotte, he was a son of the late Lawrence Richard and Bobbie Bumgardner
Poole. A U.S. Army vet-eran of the Vietnam War, he was employed by the N.C. Department of Transportation and was owner of a logging and timber company.
Surviving are his children, Shane Poole (Jessica) of Stanley, Stephanie Phillips (Christopher) of Lincolnton, Sherry Taylor of Stanley, David Pope of Iron Station; five grandchildren, Matthew Poole, Gavin Phillips, Shelby Poole, Dillon Taylor, Natalie Pope; and a brother, Donald Poole (Linda) of Iron Sta-tion. He was predeceased by his wife, Blanche Dellinger Poole and a brother, Ronald Poole.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville FL 32256.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.dunbarfunerals.com.
Published in Gaston Gazette on Dec. 29, 2012