George Calvin Poarch

Thursday, October 6, 2016

George Calvin Poarch, age 92 of Cornersville, died Thursday, September 29, 2016 in NHC Lewisburg Healthcare.

Mr. Poarch was a native of Giles County, the son of the late Clarence Ervin and Annie Adams Poarch. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII in the Asiatic Pacific Area. He was a farmer and retired from Heil-Quaker Corporation and member of the Methodist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marie Wood Poarch on September 7, 2016; two sisters, Annette Gaines and Mary Evelyn Poarch and his brother, Ervin Poarch.

He is survived by his daughter, Lynn (Phil) May of Cornersville; two granddaughters, Tammy (Neel) Woodall and Lori (Mike) Parmley and one great granddaughter, Laura Marie Parmley all of Columbia.

Graveside services were conducted Friday, September 30, 2016 at 2 p.m. in Mars Hill Cemetery.

The family was at Cornersville Funeral Home Friday from noon until 1:45 p.m. for visitation.

Cornersville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.