of Batesville, AR
November 17, 1943 - April 17, 2022
Mary Lee Poole, 78, of Batesville passed away April 17, 2022.She was born November 17, 1943 in Sulphur Rock to Willard and Bertha (Bowman) Henderson.Mary was a caring and easy going person who found family to be very important. She was a member of the Central Avenue United Methodist Church and worked as a loan officer at Citizens Bank for nearly 50 years. She enjoyed attending her grandchildren's events and loved spending time with her friends. Mary enjoyed the holidays but her favorite one was Christmas. In her free time, she enjoyed gardening her flowers and decorating. Survivors include her son, Chris Poole (Kim) of Batesville; one brother, Jack Henderson (Neta) of Siloam Springs; one sister, Pat Hinton of North Little Rock; three grandchildren, Maddie Poole, Tori Poole, and Grayson Poole; one sister-in-law, Janet Poole; one brother-in-law, Robert Poole; cousins-in-law, Linda and Troy Baxter, as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, David Poole.Pallbearers are Jonathan Baxter, Jeffrey Baxter, Ken Poole, Kelvin Poole, Troy Baxter, and Eric Gangluff. Funeral Services will be held Friday, April 22, 2022 at 2:00pm at Central Avenue United Methodist Church in Batesville with John Mark Moore and Paul Seay officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Valley Cemetery.Visitation will be from 5:00pm until 7:00pm Thursday, April 21, 2022 at the Roller-Crouch Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Central Avenue United Methodist Church 1205 N Central Ave, Batesville, AR 72501.
Chris and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Mary was a great friend and I enjoyed working with her for years. She will be missed. Prayers for the family.
She was such a special person. I am praying for her friends and family.
Chris, Kim and family, we are so saddened for the loss of such a wonderful, mother, friend, and person as Mary Poole. Praying for God's love and merciful cover to be experienced by you all.
My prayers for all family . The positive outlook of life and people this lady had has certainly made our world a much better place to live.
Chris and family I am so sorry for your loss. Woody thought so highly of her as did I . Mary was a wonderful person who will be greatly missed .
Chris and families, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you.
Chris and family, I am just heartbroken. Mary was a very special person. She was one of moms closest friends. I will always remember her kindness and her beautiful smile. I saw her not too long ago at Wal Mart and we had a really great conversation. Please know that we are lifting all of you up in prayer. Melanie and the entire Kerr family.
Chris and family, my heart aches for your loss. What a wonderful woman to work with. I Loved Mary.
Prayers for all the family. Mary was a wonderful lady for sure.
Mary was a great people person, treating everyone the same. May God bless this family.
She was a wonderful person., wife, mother and grandmother.
Deeply sorry for your loss. Mary was a close co-worker to my husband ( David Ford) and friend to us both for more than forty years. Mary was a wonderful person. So glad to have known her. Prayers and peace to all her family and friends.
No one sweeter than Mary Poole. Much love and many prayers to everyone. ❤️🙏🏻Deborah
Praying for all the family at this difficult time. May the Lord give you comfort and peace.
Mary was everyone’s friend Always helping people in anyway she could.
Was so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother and grandmother. She was a kind and sweet lady. I had the privilege of working with her for awhile at Citizens Bank. She was a good co worker and friend who will be missed by all who knew her. May God bless and keep all of you in zHis care.
I am so saddened by the passing of my dear friend, Mary Poole. I worked with her for forty three plus years and there was no greater friend and co-worker than Mary. Our prayers are for comfort and peace for Chris, Kim and family, as well as, the extended family during this difficult time.
Chris and family, saddened to hear about your mom. She was one heck of a women and a wonderful role model and mentor to Martha Sue. Martha Sue and your mother talked quite frequently on the phone. They are together again.
So sorry for your loss. Mary was such a wonderful lady.
My heart hurts. Heaven now has the most beautiful and amazing angel. Prayers for Chris, Kim and Mary’s pride and joy, the grands.
Mary was such a kind and caring lady and always had that beautiful smile. She will be missed. Prayers for her family.
Mary was such a sweet and gracious Lady!Lifting your family in prayer. Linda and Gary Leonard
The smile says it all, she was never without one and always made me feel better just to be around her. A true professional, my prayers to the family.
Prayers to all of your family.
She was such a joy to see out and about. Her smile would light up a room, She was so genuine to everyone she visited with. God gained a true "Angel" with Mary. Our thoughts and prayers are with her friends and family.
Chris and family - I am so sorry for your loss - your mother was such a kind, caring woman whose family and community were so important to her! I'm comforted by thinking she and Martha Sue are together again and probably discussing loans and customers at a desk in Heaven. Prayers for all the family......
So sorry to hear about Mary passing away. She was a wonderful person. Prayers for her family.
Dear Mr. Chris and Family, We are extremely sorry of your PRECIOUS MOM. We loved your Parents very much. Please know that Cary and I are keeping you; your wife and children in our prayers. Praying for GOD to wrap his loving arms around each of you and hold you close. Love & Prayers, Cary and Nancy Jayroe; Your Friends.O
So sorry to hear of this loss such a independent lady so sweet love her family so much she will be so missed coming to the shope great lady prayers for her family!
My prayers for the family
Chris, Kim and family, My heart aches for you. Mary was such a great person. I feel like she was part of the family with her and mom working so long together. May God wrap his loving arms around you and bring you peace. I know your Dad will be so happy to be with her again. They were always so proud of you , Chris. Love y’all.
Such sad news. It was a true honor to have worked with her for over 35 years. Our condolences to Chris and family.
I was so sad to hear about Mary , I worked with her for years. She was such a sweet caring person. My thoughts and prayers are with Chris, Kim and the grandkids that she talked about often, she was so proud of them and adored them all.
I am soooo sooo very sorry for you loss. Mary was one of a kind. She was sooo kind hearted, had a great friendly smile, would help anyone. Working with her for 22 yrs, she was a great friend.
Mary was a blessing to everyone who knew her .prayers for comfort Chris and family
My mentor, my friend and work buddie. I loved her dearly. Renee
So sorry for your loss. Mary was a fine lady. Harold and Brenda Wren
My heart is so sad about the passing of Mary. She was such a dear friend for many years. Such a precious and sweet lady and she was a lady. I am thankful she is now in her heavenly home with no more pain and suffering. My thoughts and prayers are with Chris and your sweet family and all of Mary's family. May God give you strength, courage and peace during these very difficult days and the days ahead. 🌹🌹🙏🙏