Kate Teague Poole

Published 10:58 am Thursday, May 25, 2017

Kate Teague Poole, 95, of Clemmons, died on Monday, May 22, 2017.

She was born on Aug. 21, 1921 to Talmage S. Teague and Mae Thomas Teague in St. Paul. She had two older brothers and an older sister. They moved to Fairmont where she lived until she went to UNCG in Greensboro where she received her teaching degree in home economics. She started teaching in Burgaw, where she met and married the Rev. William A. Poole. She had several more teaching positions until she retired in 1986. After she retired she did a lot of volunteer work and was faithful to the church. She was a member of College park Baptist Church for many years. She was married to Bill Sr. for 42 years until his death in 1989. She was a talented woman and loved playing the organ, piano and doing hand work. She had friends who helped her through hard times. She had several nieces and nephews and family members that she loved dearly. She was a good wife, sister, aunt, friend and mom.

She was also preceded in death by a son, John Allen Poole, in 1953.

Survivors: 3 sons, Bill Poole (Betty), Bob Poole (Suzie) and Barry Poole.

A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 23 at Forsyth Memorial Park, officiated by Pastor Shane Nixon.

Condolences: frankvoglerandsons.com.