Dr. William F. Poore(1944 - 2013)

Dr. William F. Poore, 68, of Lancaster passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Springs Memorial Hospital. He was born November 14, 1944, in Charleston and was a son of the late Bill Poore and Morene Harrison Riggott. Dr. Poore was a pastor in both North and South Carolina. He was an interim pastor for Flat Creek Baptist Church of Kershaw at his time of death. Dr. Poore had a love for the ministry, he loved to preach and teach and knew the Bible well. He received great joy helping young pastors starting out in the ministry and had a unique sense of humor. He will be missed by all who loved him. Dr. Poore is survived by his wife, Patsy A. Poore of Lancaster; one son, Steve Poore of Maderia Beach, Fla.; three brothers and one sister, all of Charleston; three granddaughters; and one daughter-in-law, Seon-Mi of South Korea. He was preceded in death by one son, Jay Poore. Memorial services to celebrate the life of Dr. Poore are 11 a.m. Monday, June 10, at the chapel of Lancaster Funeral Home, officiated by the Drs. James R. Gray, Dwight Easler and the Rev. Chadwick Ivester. The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today, June 9, at Lancaster Funeral Home and other times at the home, 1817 Havenwood Drive, Lancaster. Memorial contributions may be made to Flat Creek Baptist Church, 8603 Old Jefferson Highway, Kershaw, SC 29067. Notes to the family may be made at www.lancasterfuneralhome.com. Lancaster Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of Dr. Poore.

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Published in The Lancaster News on June 9, 2013