Clarence William Poole, 83 of Buckhead, died December 4, 2018. Mr. Poole was born July 28, 1935 in Greensboro to Clarence G. and Flora McKracken Poole. He spent most of his life in the Swords community. Mr. Poole retired as a heavy equipment operator. He was married to Sarah Strange 55 years ago. He was a member of Swords Methodist Church. He enjoyed gardening as well as hunting and fishing in his younger days.
Mr. Poole is survived by his wife, Sarah and a son, Ken Poole and Betty. His grandchildren are Mia Adams, Ty McKissick and Amanda and Adam Peppers. Great grandchildren are Courtney, Savannah and Madison Adams, Logan and Carson McKissick and Kynlee Richter.
The family received friends on Thursday, December 6, from 6-8 p.m. at A.E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral was held on Friday, December 7, at 1p.m. in the chapel. Interment followed at the Buckhead City Cemetery.