Bobby Jack Poe, age 73, went home to be with the Lord on Monday May 20, 2013 at Wesley Long Hospital.
A Celebration of Life service will be 3:00 pm Thursday at Community Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Liberty, NC.
Bobby was born August 22, 1939 , in Chatham county, to the late Jack and Lucy Kivett Poe. He was a faithful member of Community Baptist Church, and was a sales representative in the RV industry. He retired from the North Carolina Army National Guard.
In addition to his parents, Bobby was preceded in death by a son Terry Lynn Poe, and sister Thelma Knight.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years Carolyn Overman Poe of Greensboro; children Bobbie Marsh and husband Jaimie, Christi Tilley and husband David, Cary Poe and wife Laura; sister Joan Roberts. He was Paw-Paw Bob to Daniel Marsh and wife Tina, Ben Marsh, Hunter Tilley, Abigail Poe, Caroline Poe, Garrett Marsh, and Bailey Marsh.
The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday at George Brothers Funeral Service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Building Fund of Community Baptist Church 1330 Burnetts Chapel Rd. Greensboro, NC 27406.
May 22, 2013
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
George Brothers Funeral Service
Celebration of Life
May 23, 2013
Community Baptist Church