White Sulphur Springs-Earl Poe, 80, was reunited with the love of his life on Saturday, May 28, 2022. His beloved wife of 37 years, Joyce Poe, passed in 2018.
Born, Oct. 25, 1941, in Renick, he was the son of the late Carl and Belva Poe.
After finishing high school, Earl joined the Army. After being honorably discharged, he moved to West Point, PA, and worked as a manager for Pullman Trailmobile and later became President of the union. He moved back to West Virginia in the early 1980’s finishing his career in 2009 at The Greenbrier as a Fly-Fishing Guide. Earl was an avid fisherman and was a mentor to many over the years. He was also known to have a green thumb, growing the most beautiful flowers. He took much pride in his yard.
Including his parents and wife, Earl was preceded in death by a sister, Hazel Paulin; brother Emanuel Poe; stepdaughter, Rolaina Spadaro; granddaughter, Rochelle McMillion; and nephews, Mike and Bill Poe and Dwight Paulin.
Left to cherish his memory are his “Million Dollar” dog, Rascal; stepdaughters, Rejetta Church (Rickie) and Renetha Dove (Larry); stepson, Bobby McMillion (Chrissy); grandchildren, Amanda Kersey, Brian and Arenda Dalton, David Sharp and Josh McMillion; several great-grandchildren; nieces, Camilla Sizemore, Linda and Pamela Paulin and Drema Poe.
Funeral service was held on Saturday, June 4 at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel where Rev. Greg Scott officiated. Burial followed in Rosewood Cemetery, Lewisburg.
Visitation was one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.morganfh.net