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Elder Jim Edward Poe
(September 17, 1926 - June 27, 2017)

Funeral services for Elder Jim Edward Poe of Grenada will be at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 29, at Mt. Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church
near Duck Hill, with Elder Paul Blair and Elder Eddie Hollowell officiating.  Burial will follow in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery, with military honors at

Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 28, from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., at Oliver Funeral Home; and on Thursday, from 1:00 p.m. until service
time, at the church.

Mr. Poe, 90, died at his home in Grenada on Tuesday, June 27.  He was born on September 17, 1926, in Montgomery County to Walter
Tully and Lottie Lou Ransom Poe.  He was a retired contractor and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.  He was a member of Mt. Pisgah
Primitive Baptist Church.  Mr. Poe was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Blanche Ella Taylor Poe; an infant son; and his siblings,
Mary Ellen Long, Billy L. Poe, June Poe Blakely, George Walter Poe, and Rachel Poe.

Survivors include one daughter, Ginger Poe of Grenada; sisters, Gladys Blair of Milan, Tennessee, and Susie Robinson (James) of
Grenada; brother, Elder Bobby Poe of Memphis, Tennessee; grandson, Jerry Daniel Toten Jr. (Cindy) of Commerce, Texas; and several
great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Serving as pallbearers will be Charles Long, Mike Poe, Kevin Poe, Harry Pepper, Gene Blakely, and Red Watkins.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Pisgah Cemetery Fund.

Wednesday, June 28     6 - 8 pm
Oliver Funeral Home
Thursday, June 29          1 - 2 pm
Mt. Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church

Thursday, June 29               2 pm
Mt. Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church
Duck HIll

Mt. Pisgah Cemetery
Duck Hill
Dawnelle Rounsavall

I am so sorry for your loss, you are in my thoughts and prayers.


Don Morgridge

May a star shine in your stead, so that the light you brought to the world never dims. You will be missed uncle Jim.
September 17, 1926
June 27, 2017