Ora Mae Woods Poe

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Ora Mae Woods Poe, 80 of Oakman, passed away Friday, October 1, 2021.

She was born April 12, 1941 in Walker County, the daughter of the late Arnold and Gladys Morris Woods, and her late step-mother, Osburn Woods of Oakman.

Ora Mae was preceded in death by her brothers, Garland Woods, Dennis Woods, and William Woods; sister, Ilene Woods Hout; sisters-in-law, Deanna Woods, Debbie Woods; and great nephew, David Windham.

She was a member of First Baptist of Oakman, a homemaker, worked for J.C. Penney, Arrow Shirt Factory, and the Walker County Board of Education. She enjoyed spending time outdoors in the garden and at the lake, but above all, she was the happiest with her husband, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Ora Mae is survived by her husband of 64 years, Paul Harrison Poe; son, Paul Allen Poe; daughter, Vickie Lynn Carman (Dennis Carman); grandchildren, Vanne Poe, Megan Peters Allen (Jud), and Jake Peters; great grandchildren, Allie Poe, Ember Poe, Joby Allen and Campbell Allen; brother, Jim Woods, James Woods and wife, Linda, Carlos Woods and wife, Linda; sister, Gillette Woods Harris and husband, Ron; sister-in-law, Marylin Woods, and a host of nieces and nephews.

She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her.

The visitation and funeral service will be held at Kilgore Green Funeral Home in Jasper on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, with visatation from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. and the funeral service at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at Walker Memory Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Jud Allen, Vanne Poe, Jake Peters, Phillip Windham, Conner Woods and Jason Woods.

Condolences may be sent to the family to Kilgore Green Funeral Home at 1200 Birmingham Avenue, Jasper, AL 35501. In lieu of flowers, donations sent to the Oakman Senior Citizen Center are appreciated.

Kilgore Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-9503
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