June 18, 2019

Marsha A. (Shepherd) Poole


Marsha A. (Shepherd) Poole, 69, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 14, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Gary B. Poole.

Born in Central Falls, a daughter of the late Henry and Hilda (Wild) Shepherd, she resided in Seekonk most of her life. Marsha was a customer service representative at Citizens Bank, Darlington, for many years until retiring.

She leaves two daughters, Laurie L. White and her husband, Bill, of Pawtucket and Jennifer A. Foster of North Palm Beach, Florida and six grandchildren. Sister of Brian W. Shepherd of Seekonk, Gail Walsh of Cape Cod, John Wesley Shepherd of Pawtucket and the late H. Roy Shepherd and Arnold Lee Shepherd.

Her funeral will be held Friday, December 21st at 9 a.m. from William W. Tripp Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Teresa Church, 358 Newport Ave. Interment will follow at Seekonk Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday 4 to 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the National Brain Tumor Society, 55 Chapel St., Suite 200, Newton, MA 02458 or St. Andrew’s School, 63 Federal Rd., Barrington, RI 02806 would be appreciated.


No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment
Truly local news delivered to every home in town