Charles Lee Poole, 84, of Ashland, passed away peacefully, Saturday, August 26, 2017, in Ashland.
He was born February 1, 1933, in Ashland, a son of the late Ercell and Dessie Conroy Poole. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Roy Poole; and a sister, Alice Poole Lowe.
Mr. Poole worked for many years in Hardware stores in Ashland. He was a lifelong fan of British and American Literature. He had an enduring love of animals and was a passionate supporter of animal welfare.
Survivors include his sister-in-law, Miriam Poole of Ashland; a niece, Dessie Lowe of Ashland; and many dear friends.
The family wishes to express their sincerest gratitude and admiration for the compassionate and professional staff of Woodland Oaks Health Care Facility and Community Hospice of Ashland.
Funeral services will be at 3,p.m. Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel with Chaplain Jimm Smedley officiating. Burial will follow in Ashland Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1:30 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Community Hospice, DELTA Rescue and Operation Smile.
Condolences may be sent to steenfuneralhome.com.
Published on August 28, 2017