Feb. 10, 1955 – Feb. 20, 2021

Funeral services for Mr. Robert Lloyd (Bobby) Poole, 66, of Meadville, will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, at Bude United Methodist Church with the Rev. Rex Wilburn officiating. Burial will follow in the Hollywood Cemetery in McComb.

Visitation was held from 5 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, at Franklin Funeral Home in Meadville.

Mr. Poole passed from this life on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

He was born to William Jennings Poole and Sara Nell Moore Poole in Biloxi on Feb. 10, 1955.

Mr. Poole was a retired Air Force master sergeant, and was a Methodist minister for 18 years.

He enjoyed playing and teaching chess and playing guitar.

He was a faithful Franklin Bulldogs fan, and was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and wonderful friend.

Preceding him in death were his parents; and one brother, Thomas Wayne Poole.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Juanita Poole; a daughter, Rebekah Richardson and her husband, Timmy, of McCall Creek; a son, Robert Poole and his wife, Laura, of Waynesboro, Penn.; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of family and friends.

Pallbearers are Timmy Richardson, Josh Richardson, Justin Duncan, Austin Smith, Michael Hester, David Hester and Randy Impson.

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Franklin Funeral Home of Meadville was in charge of arrangements.

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