MOUNT VERNON — Donavon Poole 4, of Mount Vernon passed away Oct. 8, 2009, at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus surrounded by his family.
Donavon was born on March 28, 2005, in Mount Vernon.
He is survived by his father, Richard “Ricky” Poole of Mount Vernon; his mother, Sarah Gordon of Galena; two sisters, Jaden and Pierson Poole; a brother, Jordan Scarbury; paternal grandmother, Lisa Poole of Mount Vernon; paternal grandfather, Richie (Diane) Coykendall; maternal grandmother, Pam Gordon of Galena, and grandfather, Rocky (Pamela S.) Gordon of Logan; stepgrandfather, Brent Pierce of Galena; aunts, Brittany Coykendall, Shaunda Vernon, Miranda Milburn and Ashli Price; uncles, Ben Gordon and Zane Pierce; along with many close family members.
Friends may call on Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home, 212 N. Main St., Mount Vernon, where funeral service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made at any First-Knox National Bank in care of the Donavon Poole Memorial Fund to help the family with medical and funeral expenses.
“Donavon’s legacy lives on with his gift of life through donation.”
To express a condolence or share a memory with the Poole family, please visit www.dilleylasater.com.