Welcome to the memorial page for

Douglas Henry Poole

August 5, 1930 ~ April 2, 2017 (age 86)

Douglas Henry Poole, 86, passed away Sunday, April 2, 2017. He was born August 5, 1930 in Wake County to the late Henry Marshall Poole and Thelma Faison Poole. He honorably served his country in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was in concrete construction and a minister.

Funeral service 2:00 pm, Thursday, April 6, 2017 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel, 944 Old Knight Rd., Knightdale, 27545. Burial at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens with Military Honors. 

The family will receive relatives and friends prior to the service from 12:00 to 1:45 pm. 

Surviving: daughters: Janet P. Holloway (Pat) of Pleasant Grove, UT, Donna Poole-Wright (Danny) of Rocky Point; brothers: Joe Poole (Pat) of Knightdale, Bobby Poole (Tommi) of Knightdale; sisters: Doris P. Lewis of Harker’s Island, Edie P. Plautz (Ken) of Zebulon; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; special caregiver, Minnie Johnson (David).  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Deborah Poole Hill; brothers: Phillip and Durwood Poole. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to your favorite church ministry in Douglas’ memory. 

 Service Information

April 6, 2017

12:00 PM to 1:45 PM
L. Harold Poole Funeral Service & Crematory
944 Old Knight Road
Knightdale, NC 27545

Funeral Service
April 6, 2017

2:00 PM
L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel
944 Old Knight Road
Knightdale, NC 27545

Interment with Military Honors

Gethsemane Memorial Gardens
809 W. Gannon Avenue
Zebulon, NC 27597

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