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Joye Annette Sligh Poore
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1935
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 2011
North Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA

Joye Sligh Poore, of North Charleston, widow of Walter Hughes Poore, died August 25, 2011, in North Charleston.

Mrs. Poore was born June 3, 1935 in Columbia, daughter of the late Ernest Eldridge Sligh and Nellie Bernice Raynor Sligh.

She was a graduate of Columbia High School. Joye received her Bachelor's degree in Art.

Joye enjoyed gardening, cooking, canvas painting, sewing and playing the piano. She was a sweet and loving mother, grandmommy and sister who enjoyed spending time with her family.

She was a homemaker and was a member of the Cathedral of Praise.

Surviving are: one daughter and three sons: Suzanne Poore Bretz of Summerville, Walter Hughes Poore, Jr. of Kansas, Patrick Ernest Poore of Colorado and Thomas Wyatt Poore of Charleston, five grandchildren: Aimee Joye Hargrove Potter of Charleston, Rachael Bretz of Charleston, Drew Patrick Poore of Colorado, Helen Michelle Poore and Madeline Suzanne Poore both of Columbia, two great-grandchildren: Luke William Potter and Mia Grace Potter both of Charleston, one sister: Martha Raynor Sligh Montgomery of Tennessee.

She was predeceased by her sister: Janice Bernice Sligh Bacot.

Funeral service will be held, August 28, 2011, at 2 o'clock at James A. Dyal Funeral Home Chapel, Summerville. Burial will be held at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery. 
Family links: 
  Walter Hughes Poore (1932 - 2006)
  Thomas Wyatt Poore (1946 - 1967)*
  Thomas Wyatt Poore (1946 - 1967)*
  Walter Hughes Poore (1955 - 2016)*
*Calculated relationship
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 8-N2 Row 5 Site 3
Created by: Just another taphophile
Record added: Aug 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75521669
Joye Annette <i>Sligh</i> Poore
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- bob tarte
 Added: Sep. 3, 2015
May you rest in Heavenly peace always.
- Lisa
 Added: Aug. 26, 2011

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