Nancy Craig Poole, 76, of Wilmington, passed away Friday, November 09, 2018 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter.
A memorial service will be at 12:00 pm, Saturday, November 17, 2018 at New Life Christian Church with Pastor Dean Perry officiating. A reception will follow the service at the home of her daughter, Wendy Mercer; 1916 Bailey Avenue; Wilmington, NC 28411.
Born on November 4, 1942 in Rocky Mount, she was the daughter of the late Charles Edgar Craig, Jr. and Ethel Louise Evans Craig. She worked as a court reporter for 15 years and was co-founder of Life Line Pregnancy Center in Wilmington.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Cecil Ross Poole, Jr.; a daughter, Mary Suzette Jackson; and a grandson, Steven Register.
Surviving are two daughters, Wendy Poole Mercer of Wilmington, Melody Poole Powell of Holly Springs; two sons, Cecil Ross Poole, III of Raleigh, William H. “Buddy” Jackson, III of Wilmington; ten grandchildren, Christa Mikowicz, Brianna Register, Ross Poole, Garrett Poole, Alex Jackson, Eli Jackson, Tina Dufficy, Tyler Pursley, Caytlin Poole-Howard, Sean Powell; and two great-granddaughters, Kairi Watkins and Callie Poole.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Life Christian Church; 1053 East Ocean Boulevard; Holly Ridge, NC 28445 or to Life Line Pregnancy Center; www.lifelinewilmington.org
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