ECRU – James “Jim” C. Poole, 49, died Saturday, June 15, 2013, at his residence. He was emplyed as first mate on Western Riverboat Barge Company. He was a musician who played guitar. He loved being with his family and was a caring and kind person who worked hard. He traveled abroad and enjoyed horseback riding and living life to the fullest.
Service is at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at Tutor Funeral Home with the Rev. Charles Wright officiating. Interment is at Friendship in Ecru.
He is survived by his mother, Cleo Moore; three children, Melissa Sprayberry of Pontotoc, Kevin Poole of Bruce and Whitney Scribner of Randolph; eight grandchildren; sisters, Wanda Clay of Birmingham, Ala., Reba Soden of Okolona, Rita Conwill of Amory and Pamela Mooneyham of Ecru; brothers, Jimmy Moore of Vardaman, Larry Moore of Thorn, Sammy Moore of Thorn, Gary Moore of Thorn, Lemueal Moore Jr. of Oklahoma, and Joel Moore of Huntsville, Ala.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lemueal H. Moore Sr.
Pallbearers are Taylor Moore, Gabe Moore, Steve Mooneyham, Dustin Harris, Terry Conwill and Heath Soden.
Visitation is 5 to 9 p.m. Monday and 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.