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Monday, December 1, 2003

Mary E. Poole, 83, of Brazil, died 12:10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, at St. Vincent Clay Hosiptal.

Born on Dec. 26, 1919, in Daviess Couny, Indiana, she was the daughter of Nick and Thresa Bernice Cone Petroff, who have preceded her in death.

She was raised in Terre Haute and was employed many years at CBS.

On Jan. 3, 1946, she married Max Poole. He preceded her in death on Sept. 10, 1961.

She was also preceded in death by four sisters, Josephine Shaw, Helen Aldrich, Betty Clinkenbeard and Maxine Bowman, and two brothers, Joe and Harold Petroff.

She is survived by one sister, Irene Gorham, of Brazil; one brother, Jack Petroff, of Center Point, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held today from 5-8 p.m. at Lawson-Slack Funeral Home. Services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Doug Parkey officiating. Burial will be in Clearview Cemetery.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.Lawson-Slack.com.