SYLVESTER -- Mr. Thomas Allen "Duter" Poole, 57, of Sylvester died January 19, 2013 at his residence.

Funeral services were held at 3:00 PM on Monday, January 21, 2013 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel with interment in the Isabella Cemetery. The Rev. Jason Jones officiated.

Mr. Poole was born on December 26, 1955 to the late Raymond Evans and Betty Sue Clark Poole in Sylvester and had lived in Worth County all his life. He worked as a pipefitter for DuPont and worked with Ed Jordan Music as a repair technician and salesperson. Music was his life and he enjoyed traveling and his animals. Mr. Poole was a member of Isabella Baptist Church.

Survivors include his sisters, Susan Spradley (Jerry) of Sylvester, Cindy Elmy (Douglas) of Sylvester; niece, Jennifer Spradley and a number of cousins.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Poole was preceded in death by his fiance Kathy Poole Bays.

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