Dorothy Lee Poole, 92, of Wilkesboro passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Wilkes Senior Village. She was born Jan. 2, 1927, in Catawba County to Vance and Minnie Thomas Poole.

Dorothy was a lifetime member of St. John Holiness Church in Wilkesboro. She held many positions in her church, including treasurer.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings, Rachel Reddick, Ethel Short, Eula Mae Brown, Bessie Poole, Leon, Burgan, Harold and Jessie Poole.

Surviving are her sons, Steven Poole of Wilkesboro and Larry Poole and spouse, Carrie Bell, of South Carolina; a granddaughter, Stephanie Parker and spouse, Josh, of Jacksonville; a great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Watkins of Greensboro; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Miller Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Scenic Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 6 until 8 Tuesday night.

Flowers will be accepted.

Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

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