Funeral services for 85-year old Dale Poe of Downing, Missouri will be held at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri on Friday, May 17, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. with burial to follow in the Downing Cemetery in Downing, Missouri. Military rites will be conducted by the Scotland County VFW Post 4958.
Dale Poe died on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at the Scotland County Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Missouri.
Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, May 16, 2013 between the hours of 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri.
Memorials have been established for the Downing 4-H or Downing Cemetery.
Officiating the services will be Larry Smith, Pastor of the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri.
Dale is survived by this three children, Penny Swindler and husband, Steve of Downing, Missouri, Debby Rayburn and husband, Mike of Bloomfield, Iowa and Doug Poe and wife, Julie of Downing, Missouri; 6 grandchildren, Kim Beeler and husband, John of Lancaster, Missouri, Heather Western and husband, Kevin of Queen City, Missouri, Carmen McCrea and husband, Jim of Eddyville, Iowa, Justin Rayburn and wife, Julie of Eureka, Illinois, Caleb Poe and wife, Alena of Kirksville, Missouri and Gavin Poe and wife, Jennifer of Downing, Missouri; 13 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Nellie Lee Woodruff of Kahoka, Missouri and Judy Schmitter and husband, Gilbert of Queen City, Missouri; 1 brother, W. O. Poe and wife, Karen of Downing, Missouri; 1 sister-in-law, Ann Robinson and husband, Arthur of Loveland, Colorado; other relatives and many good friends.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com. Arrangments are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster and Downing, Missouri.