WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Mrs. Mattie L. Poole, 80, of Horseshoe Circle, entered into rest Saturday, July 7, 2001, at Burke Medical Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 11, 2001, at DeLoach Funeral Home chapel, Waynesboro with Revs. Harold Rowland and Keith Alderman officiating. Burial in Hillcrest Abby West Cemetery, Savannah. Mrs. Poole, a native of Hiltonia (Screven County), had lived most of her life in Burke County. She was a homemaker and a member of Bethel Baptist Church, Alexander. Survivors include four sons, Jimmy Taylor of Sardis, Robert W. Taylor of Waynesboro, Leslie A. Taylor of Minnesota, Jackie M. Taylor of Waynesboro; one stepson, Gerald Poole of Savannah; one daughter, Linda L. Bishop of Midville; one stepdaughter, Joyce P. Tucker of Augusta; one sister, Lois B. Chesky, La Mesa, Calif.; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Jackie Taylor, Billy Sikes, Mitchell Bragg, Leslie Taylor, Henry Bishop and Robert Taylor Jr. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m Tuesday evening at the funeral home. DeLoach Funeral Home, 842 Liberty Street, Waynesboro, GA.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 10, 2001