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Friday December 23rd, 2022
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Grace Rebecca Gambrell Poole

Grace Rebecca Gambrell Poole


Gray Court


Grace Rebecca Gambrell Poole, age 85, of Gray Court, and widow of Dempsey Lee Poole, passed away on Monday, December 19, 2022.


Born in Pelzer, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Inez Long Gambrell.  Grace was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.  She loved traveling (especially to the mountains), going to church, and Elvis.


Surviving are her sons, James Poole (Linda) of Gray Court, and David Poole (Stephanie) of Greer, sisters, Dorothy G. Quinn of Union and Sybil G. Clem of Hartwell, GA; seven grandchildren, Jimmy Poole (Jessica), Brooke Long (Jordan), Hayden Poole, Ashely Poole (Dalton) Lorie Poole, Emma Poole, and Hannah Poole; and eight great grandchildren, Andrew, Parker - Grace, Laci, Harper, Preston, Sadie, Archie, and Judson.


In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a daughter, Darlene Rebecca Poole; a brother, James Austin Gambrell; and a sister, Martha Ann Gambrell King.


Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM, on Friday, December 23, 2022, at The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. Terry Wilkerson and Derick Pindroh with burial to follow at Westview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the mortuary from 1:00PM – 2:00PM.


The family will be at the home of her granddaughter, Ashely, 634 Fairgrounds Road, Laurens, SC 29360.


The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to a special family friend, Melody Neal & Hospice of Laurens County for their love and care given to Mrs. Grace.


Memorials may be made to Grace Poole Funeral Fund, c/o The Kennedy Mortuary, P.O. Box 282, Laurens, SC 29360 or to a charity of one’s choice.


Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.


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Mrs. Grace Poole was such a sweet lady and a very attentive and kind neighbor to our mother. Our sympathies to her children and grandchildren in their loss.

The Babb Famlily Dec 30 2022 11:33 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Grace Rebecca Poole

Linda Poole Dec 25 2022 10:41 PM

She was a good Christian lady and will be missed.

Debra King Dec 23 2022 6:45 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Grace Rebecca Poole

Martha Bolt Dec 22 2022 10:29 AM

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Angie Taylor Dec 22 2022 4:29 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Grace Rebecca Poole

Camellia Smith My deepest sympathy to all the family. Mrs Grace was a lovely Christian lady. Dec 21 2022 11:15 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Grace Rebecca Poole

Stan and Beth Styles Aunt Grace was a one of a kind. I loved her so very much. Praying for comfort for the family Dec 21 2022 4:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Grace Rebecca Poole

Cindy and Mark Pannozo, we will miss you. Dec 21 2022 1:38 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Grace Rebecca Poole

Richard and Yolanda Aiken Dec 20 2022 11:24 PM

Melody, please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Julie Cooper Dec 20 2022 7:59 PM

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